Kenneth D. Breakiron

Kenneth D. Breakiron, age 71, of Connellsville, passed away Sunday, August 21, 2022 in UPMC Mercy Hospital with his loving family by his side.  He was born March 19, 1951 in Uniontown, son of the late Donald E. Breakiron and Doris J. Arnold Breakiron.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by sisters, Bonetta Hudson, Elaine Rose and Joy Hiles.


Kenneth was a 1969 graduate of Laurel Highlands High School and attended Penn State for two years.  He worked for Fruehauf Corporation and later as a supervisor for Lincare.  Kenneth enjoyed camping and fishing and spending time with his family and his best friend and grandson, Mason.  Kenneth was fondly known as Uncle Petey and Clutch.


Left to cherish Kenneth’s memory are his wife, Margaret A. Britt Breakiron of Uniontown; sons, Eric D. Breakiron and Scott D. Breakiron both of Connellsville; daughter Melanie Radolec; brothers James Thomas of Penncraft and Jack Breakiron of Connellsville; sister Sandy Smith of Canal Winchester, Ohio, Jill Kubasik of Dry Tavern; Kim Shipp of Smithfield and Candace Giles of Vanderbilt; grandchildren, Madison and Mason Radolec and great grandson, Maddox Knight.  Kenneth remained in close contact with many of his lifelong friends from the Laurel Highlands High School class of 1969


Arrangements have been entrusted to the ANDREW D. FERGUSON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORIES, INC., 80 Morgantown St., Uniontown, PA where the family will receive friends on Thursday, August 25th from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. followed by a service celebrating Kenneth’s life at 8:00 p.m. with Rev. James Gear officiating.  Interment will be private.


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