Jorden Breen with dirt on his face

Jorden Breen pictured covered in dirt after riding a go-kart. Five of Breen’s organs were donated to four people after he was pronounced dead on Christmas Day following a Dec. 23 crash on Highway 30 in Pocatello.

POCATELLO — Being related to not just one, but two people who are alive today because of organ donors, it’s no surprise that a 15-year-old local boy was able to help save the lives of four people when he died following a tragic two-vehicle crash on Highway 30 in Pocatello on Dec. 23.

The final act of selflessness was nothing out of the ordinary for Jorden Breen, a charming and charismatic teenager known to his family, friends and coworkers as the first to volunteer when someone needed help or a task needed finished.

Jordan Breen with parents at football

Jordan Breen stands between both sets of his parents during one of his youth football games. 

Jorden Breen helping out around the house

Jorden Breen helping scrape paint off a wall at his Pocatello home.

Jordan Breen with a fish

Jordan Breen during a fishing trip with his grandparents in Ketchikan, Alaska.

Jorden Breen and his sister Annalee

Jorden Breen, left, gets a hug from his sister Annalee.

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