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Donald Brehm

Donald Brehm passed away peacefully on November 14, 2020 at the age of 92, one-month shy of his 93rd birthday. He was born in Carlisle, PA on December 14, 1927 to the late Charles and Myrtle (Hoke) Brehm and was preceded in death by his brother, Carrol, sister, Virginia Fishburn, stepson, Michael Skelton and grandson, Tyler Brehm.

A graduate of Carlisle High School, Don attended Brushton Institute of Technology, Pittsburg, PA on the GI Bill following his service to the Army. Don proudly served his country as a Merchant Marine and in the United States Army during WWII. He retired from the United States Army War College after 32 years of service as an HVAC Technician. Don was a past member of the Post 101 Drum and Bugle Corps, a life member of VFW 477, Elks Lodge 578, Fraternal Order of Eagles, White Circle, Mosquito Creek Sportsman’s Club and AMVETS. He was the last surviving charter member of the Bellaire Acres Rod and Gun Club, Clearfield County, PA, formed in 1952.

Don is survived by his wife of 50 years, Joyce (Hostetter) Brehm; sons, Douglas and wife, Melissa, Michael, and stepson, Joe and wife pam; daughter-in-law, Tammy and children; and grandchildren, Dannah, Alexandra Gorina and husband, Dayron, Benjamin and Elise Brehm.

Services will be held privately at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are being handled by the Hollinger Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., Mt. Holly Springs, PA


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Please know that your entire family is in my thoughts and prayers for the loss of Don. He touched my heart like no other, and I will remember him with the utmost fondness. He and I shared a great bond. Joyce and Doug, please know my heart is breaking for you.

Susan Lutz Nov 27 2020 12:00 AM

So sad to see Don had passed away . He would bring a smile to my face in Asper . He always remembered that I had twin girls and one was at Penn State ( he was passionate about Penn ) Don loved his family with all of his heart . RIP Don

Karen Harvey Nov 27 2020 12:00 AM

I was so saddened to see that Don had passed away.  I always enjoyed talking with him and sharing hunting stories.  He will certainly be missed.

Larry Foote Nov 19 2020 12:00 AM