Theodore Allen (Teddy) Breidenthal Jr., 24, died Nov. 24, 2017 at home. Teddy was born Nov. 11, 1993 in Overland Park, Kansas.

He attended Rockhurst High School and graduated in 2012. Teddy attended the University of Kansas, where he was a member of Phi Delta Theta and was working toward completing a degree in Mechanical Engineering.

He is survived by his parents, Ted & Joni (Muehlberger) Breidenthal, and his three sisters, Hallie, Laney and Julia.

In addition, he is survived by his paternal grandmother, Marilyn (Nanny) Breidenthal, and his uncle, Mark Breidenthal. He is also survived by his maternal grandparents, Kaye Muehlberger and Robert Muehlberger Sr., aunt Tammy Parrett and extended family. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Richard Allen Breidenthal.

Our hearts are broken, shattered in a million pieces, but we are comforted knowing his pain and suffering are over.

Teddy had a kind heart. He was funny, had a great laugh and was a loving brother, son and grandson. We will miss his beautiful smile and his bright spirit.

A memorial service will be held at 3:00 pm, Friday, December 1, 2017 at Village Presbyterian Church, 6641 Mission Road, Prairie Village, KS 66208.  A reception will follow  the service at the church.  Teddy’s family will welcome friends to celebrate his life at their home, later in the evening at 7:00.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions go to the Tom Karlin Foundation, 17707 W. 83rd Terr. Lenexa, KS 66219, whose mission is to improve the quality of teens’ mental wellness, increase awareness of depression and prevent teen suicides. For more information, go to http://talklistenact.org.