Breanna Sue Lemler, 21, Bourbon, passed away Sunday morning July 10, 2016, in Alabama as a result of a single vehicle accident.
Breanna was born Dec. 19, 1994, in Plymouth, the daughter of Timothy and Melinda (Rodgers) Lemler. She has been a lifelong resident of the area and was a graduate of Triton High School 2013 and was a Senior at Purdue University as a member of the Zeta Alpha Tau Fraternity. She was currently working an internship in Alabama for Bunge North America.
In her very short life she was a very energetic person. She was involved in many things which include: her and her family’s involvement in the Marshall County 4H programs particularly; swine, poultry, glass etching and Christmas tree ornaments. She was also very sports oriented throughout her school years playing: basketball, volleyball, and track of which some of her records still stand. She was a good artist and was also both fall and winter Homecoming Queen, 2013 Triton, Jr. Miss winner and was the 2014 Miss Blueberry. She was currently running and training for her first mini marathon event. Breanna was also privileged to travel overseas to France last year for an internship in a winery.
Breanna is survived by her parents, her sister Bethany and her brother Blake all of Bourbon. Paternal grandparents, Irvin and Carol Lemler of Bourbon; maternal grandmother, Susan Rodgers and Uncle Ken Rodgers of Plymouth. Several aunts and uncles: Tana Houin, Cheryl and John Caine, Tom (MaryJane) Lemler, Todd (Gayle) Lemler, Tiffany (Kirt) Reichard and several cousins.
She was preceded in death by her grandfather Mel Rodgers and uncle Dan Houin.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, July 14, from 3 – 8 p.m. in Plymouth Wesleyan Church, 11203 S. Michigan, Plymouth, IN 46563 and for one hour before services in the church Friday. Funeral services will be Friday, July 15, at 10:30 a.m. in the church. Burial will follow in Sand Ridge Cemetery at Bourbon.
The family request memorial contributions in her memory be made to Marshall County Community Foundation where a scholarship in memory of Breanna will be established
Deaton Clemens Funeral Home is in charge of arranging the services of Breanna Lemler.