Lila R. Brehm
unknown - August 29, 2013
Longtime resident of Skaneateles, Lila R. Brehm, age 86, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013. Born in Bridgeport, CT, she was the daughter of Joseph and Mae Renkis. Raised in Fairfield, CT, she was a graduate of Dwight School, Roger Ludlow High School, Syracuse University and was a member of Zeta Tau Alpha. She was art director at Warner's in Bridgeport, CT.
Lila married James N. Brehm. They lived in Skaneateles for 35 years and were longtime members of St. James Episcopal Church and the Skaneateles Country Club. They moved to Fair Oaks Ranch, Texas, in 1995. Lila continued to be active in her church and many social organizations in Texas.
Preceded in death by her parents and husband, Mrs. Brehm is survived by her daughter, Jamie Brehm Parkman; son-in-law, Michael Parkman; grandchildren, Amanda and Austin.
Memorial service: 11 a.m. on Sept. 9 at St. Helena’s Episcopal Church in Boerne. Interment: in the St. Joseph Cemetery in Stratford, CT. To leave a message for the family, please visit vaughanfuneralhome.com.
Funeral Arrangements entrusted to Vaughan’s Funeral Home of Boerne. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to a memorial fund established in her name at St. Helena's Episcopal Church in Boerne, TX (P.O. Box 1765 Boerne, TX. 78006 Ph: 830-249-3228) or specifically to Boerne Hill Country Family YMCA, "in memory of Lila R. Brehm" via the website: ymcasatx.org/Donate.