Brechtel, Vincent W., age 79 of West Carrollton, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 30, 2020 at his home with his wife. He was born on November 29, 1940 in New Orleans, LA, the son of the late Warren J. & Dorothy (Siben) Brechtel.
Mr. Brechtel honorably served his country in the U.S. Army National Guard. He was a retired employee of the Waste Water Treatment Plant for the City of Panama City, FL, and attended St. Albert the Great Catholic Church. Vince was very creative; his hands were magic with anything he made. He was a long time train collector creating a town long remembered.
Preceded in death by his first wife Dorothy M. Brechtel, step-son Heath Hartline, and his brother-in-law Gary Nischwitz.
He is survived by his loving wife Marilyn (Nischwitz) Hartline-Brechtel, 2 step-daughters Dawn (Joe) Troyer & Holly (James) Schultz, 2 step-sons Marty Slone, Jr., & Michael Slone, daughter-in-law Randi Hartline (Jim) Durham, 15 step-grandchildren Alli (Lance) Pierce, Emma (Drew) Norris, Rachael (Peter) Smith, Lydia (Isreal) Adamson, Kayla (Scott) Feighner, Abbey & Brandon Troyer, Harrison & Hayden Hartline, Michael, Wendel & Jacob Slone, Samantha Slone, Zachary & Sarah Schultz, numerous great grandchildren, 2 brothers-in-law Dick Pavlak & Ron Nischwitz, sister-in-law Phyllis Nischwitz, special cousin Cindi Bradshaw, special friends Tony Maurer & Debbie Jones, several close church friends, as well as numerous other relatives and many friends.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at the Swart Funeral Home. Masks are required. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at the Swart Funeral Home, West Carrollton with Father Chris Worland officiating. Entombment Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum. If so desired memorial contributions may be made to ALS Association Central & Southern Ohio Chapter or Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton in Mr. Brechtel’s memory.
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