Emilie Breckel

Waldron – Emilie E. Breckel, age 85, passed away on Wednesday, January 12, 2022, at Drew’s Country Living in Hillsdale. She was born on October 6, 1936, in Perrysburg, OH the daughter of Harry and Mae (Hennan) Tibbits. She married James B. Emens on June 11,1955 and he preceded her in death on February 27, 1989.  She then married Arnold Breckel on October 20, 1996, and he preceded her in death on April 7, 2008. Emilie owned and operated an Adult Foster Care Home. Emilie was very creative, and enjoyed quilting, sewing, gardening, cooking, baking, and doing jigsaw puzzles. She loved to read, play the piano, and God was always a central part of her life.Emilie is survived by her four children, Jim (Nancy) Emens, Joe (Mary Triplett) Emens, Lorie (Ron Wheeler) Konopka, and Linda (Frank) Engle; one brother, Don Tibbits; 10 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. In addition to her first and second husbands, she was preceded in death by her parents, and three siblings, Rose Barkway, Barbara Lifto, and Walter Rupp.Per Emilie’s wishes, cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be planned for a later date.Online condolences for the family of Emilie may be made at www.eaglemarryfuneralhome.com. Memorial contributions may be may to the Waldron Wesleyan Church or to the Waldron Library. Arrangements have been entrusted to Eagle-Marry Funeral Home, Hudson.