John Breckenridge, 73

John Breckenridge, 73, of Selbyville, Del., formerly of Woodlyn, Pa., passed away Tuesday, April 29, 2008, in Beebe Medical Center, Lewes, Del. He had been a postal carrier with the United States Postal Service, retiring after 29 years of service. He was a member of AARP and was an avid coin and stamp collector.

Breckenridge was preceded in death by a son, Charles Leach. He is survived by his wife, Mary Breckenridge; three sons, William Leach of Woodlyn, Pa., David Leach of Woodlyn, Pa. and Kevin Leach of Wilmington, Del.; two daughters, Robin Whitton of Ridley Park, Pa. and Rochelle Vandergrift of Woodlyn, Pa.; 17 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

A memorial service was scheduled for Monday, May 5, 2008. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to Beebe Medical Foundation, Emergency Dept., 902 Savannah Rd., Lewes, DE 19958.