James H. Breen Sr., 90, of Marlborough


Marlborough – James H. Breen Sr., 90, died March 10, 2019 after a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Dorothy (Logan) Breen, who passed away this past December.  They were married for 68 years.

He was born in Waltham, the son of the late John J. and Ellen M. (Greelish) Breen and lived in Marlborough for the past 50 years. He was a veteran of the United States Navy.

Mr. Breen was employed as a mechanical engineer working for GTE and General Dynamics for many years. He was an avid golfer and a longtime member of the Marlborough Country Club.

He is survived by three daughters, Carol Kilcourse of Hopedale, Cathy Jobes of Conway, S.C., and Ellen Santini and husband Barry Santini of Waltham; two sons, James Breen Jr. of Marlborough and John Breen and his wife Cheryl Pellegrini of Berlin; 10 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. He was also predeceased by his son, Brian Breen, who died in 1993.

At the request of the family, the funeral services will be private.