Everett Roy Bretches of Lee’s Summit MO passed away April 17, 2020 at the age of 90 surrounded in spirit by his loved ones. Roy was born in Abilene, Kansas to Chester Bretches and Ida Diehl-Bretches on August 24, 1929.
Roy was preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Jeanne; brothers, Charlie, Don, and Frank; and sister, Carol.
His memory will be cherished by his five loving children, Mary Wood of Branson Mo., Roy Jr. (Kim) Bretches of Overland Park Ks., Kathi (Quinn) Grose of Lee’s Summit, Mo., Robin (Rob) Brockman of Overland Park Ks., and Debbie Skeens of Lee’s Summit, Mo.; 12 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
Roy worked in home construction for 50 + years with his brothers, son JR, son-in-law Rob and his grandsons Bill, Bob and Brian and countless others teaching them the trade of carpentry.
He was the type of Man who was always there for his family and his church. He shared his love of faith, laughter, and fishing with family and friends. He was a spiritual leader, planting seeds of faith and he loved teaching bible school to the children at church.
Burial will be at the Lee’s Summit Historical Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to, Lumi Care Hospice 220 NW R.D. Mize Rd, Ste. 101 Blue springs Mo. 64014 or Greenwood Christian Church 601 Oak Street Greenwood Missouri 64030. No flowers please.