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Nick Breese Biography
Who is Nick Breese?
Builder Nick Breese died suddenly from a blood clot in his lung in the third tragedy to befall the Welsh family.
He was remembered as a ‘loving husband’ and a ‘beloved father’ after his death was announced.
A 61-year-old father died of a blood clot after his 12-year-old son was crushed to death by a goalpost and his 18-year-old daughter was killed in a car accident.
How old was Nick Breese?
Nick Breese was 61-year-old.
Causes of death
Breese’s son, Casey, died playing soccer with friends in 2011 when a metal pole fell on his back and crushed him.
Paramedics and the Welsh air ambulance were called to the scene and Casey was taken to Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, but he was pronounced dead shortly after his arrival.
James added: ‘He always had a smile on his face. If you saw him, he would raise his thumb. That’s what he would always do. ‘
Tragically, two years later, Nick’s daughter Kelly was killed in a car accident on a rural back road.
James said the death of her cousin, who grew up with Casey in Clatter, Powys, was a “massive shock” to the family.
James said the family was supporting Nick’s wife Shan and their daughters Laura and Natasha .
He said the family was supporting Nick’s wife, Shan, and her daughters Laura and Natasha.
Speaking about Nick’s sudden death in August 2020, James said: ‘It was a complete shock.
“ He just had a little bit of what he thought was indigestion, a tight chest. He was working at the time and was not feeling well and ended up being taken to the hospital by ambulance.
‘We had a phone call saying that things were not looking good and that he was in the hospital and probably an hour later we received a phone call saying that he had died from a blood clot in the lung.
“ It was fine, you really wouldn’t know anything different. ”
Since then, James has raised over £ 3,000 for Welsh Air Ambulance and Alder Hay Children’s Hospital in Liverpool in memory of his loved ones.
He now hopes to raise £ 5,000 for the two causes and plans to do a charity skydive in the summer.
Nick Breese Quick and Facts
- Nick Breese, 61, died from a blood clot in the third tragedy to hit the Welsh family
- Son Casey, 12, was killed playing football in 2011 when a goalpost fell on his back
- Daughter Kelly, 18, was killed when her car crashed into a tree on a Welsh B-road
- Family are rallying around Nick’s wife Shan and the children’s cousin Ffion James has raised over £3,000 for the Welsh Air Ambulance in memory of the pair