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William P. Brescka Sr '55

William P. Brescka Sr., 82, of Lebanon, TN, died Sunday, December 29, 2013. A memorial service was held on January, 2nd, in Mount Juliet, TN.

William (Bill) was born in New York City on March 10, 1931, and grew up in Cranford, New Jersey. He graduated from Cranford High School in 1949 and Antioch College in 1955, where he earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. He actively served in the Army from 1955-1957, and the reserves from 1957-1959. He later worked for Johnson and Johnson, as well as Paramount Packaging.

Bill was married to Polly S. Brescka (deceased) and they had two children, William (Bill Jr.) and Paul Frederick Brescka (deceased). He is survived by his son Bill Jr. (Shawn), two grandchildren Benjamen and Brianna, and his brother Robert (Sharon), of Greensboro, North Carolina.