Harlan E. Breneman of Gilroy, California, passed away peacefully in Hollister, California on August 19th, 2021 at the age of 88 years.
Harlan was born the oldest of two brothers and was born and raised in Ray, Minnesota. Harlan spent 12 years in the U.S. Airforce and was married to his wife, Donna Watt, for over 65 years. Harlan and Donna both retired from IBM after 25 years of service. Harlan and Donna enjoyed traveling, especially to their favorite place, Maui, Hawaii. Harlan was the life of the party where every they went.
Harlan is survived by his son Steve Breneman; granddaughter Gabrielle Breneman and brother Bloyd and his wife Kathy Breneman.
He was preceded in death by his parents; Willard and Lila (Eddy) Breneman and his wife of 65 years, Donna Watt. A Celebration of Life will be held in Ray, Minnesota at a date to be announced. Donations in Harlan’s name may be sent to Ray Cemetery, Hwy 217, Ray, Minnesota 56669 in care of David Hay.