Glee Bretel

Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : October 31, 2012

Glee BretelServices for Glee Idera Bretel, 89, of Trinidad, were held Oct. 30, 2012, at Ridgeway Cemetery with Rev. Chuck Weber officiating.
Bretel was born Aug. 14, 1923, in Ridgeway, to Carrie (Hight) and Robert Ernest Shields, and died Oct. 23, 2012.
She enjoyed singing at the Cedar Creek Lake United Methodist Church, where she was a member. She also enjoyed camping, sight-seeing and driving her RV.
She cherished family gatherings and being with her children, eating Mexican food and drinking margaritas.
She was dearly loved by everyone who knew her and she will be deeply missed.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Harvey Benjamin Bretel, brothers Kermit and Burchie Shields, sisters Nevada Yoakum and Mayfair Holland.
Survivors include her daughter, Renee Lau and husband David of Dallas; son Harvey Benjamin Bretel II and wife Carol of Rockwall; grandchildren Christopher Lau, Robert Charles Sawyer and Calvin Dale Bretel.
Condolences may be posted at www.tomlinson-funeral.com.