Anna Mae Breczinski
Feb. 27, 1923-Oct. 27, 2013
MARSHALL – Mass of Christian Burial for Anna Mae Breczinski, 90, of Marshall, will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Marshall. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday with a CCW Rosary at 4 p.m. and a Parish Prayer Service at 7 p.m. at Rehkamp-Horvath Funeral Home in Marshall. Visitation will continue from 9-10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will follow the service at Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Marshall.
Anna Mae died of heart failure on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at the Avera Marshall Regional Medical Center in Marshall.
Anna Mae (Schons) Breczinski was born Feb. 27, 1923, in Amiret Township, the 10th of 12 children born to John and Elizabeth (Wester) Schons. She attended country school and graduated from Tracy High School. On Nov. 9, 1946, Anna Mae was united in marriage to Andrew Breczinski at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Tracy. The couple lived south of Marshall, then in Marshall for a time before purchasing a farm in Sodus Township in 1961. Anna Mae moved back to Marshall in February of 2012. Anna Mae and Andrew were members of Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Marshall and Anna Mae was a member of the Council of Catholic Women. She enjoyed embroidery, gardening, fishing, playing cards and dominoes and following the Minnesota Twins. She enjoyed keeping busy and taking care of her house. Anna Mae also enjoyed visiting and always had a hot meal available for family and friends. She was most passionate about her family, especially her grandchildren.
Survivors include her children Allen (and Pat) Breczinski of Tracy, Dean (and Karen) Breczinski of Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho, Duane (and Jen) Breczinski of Marshall, Barbara (and Brad) Rau of Marshall, Mary (and Kevin) Gregoire of Marshall, Joan Breczinski and special friend Alan Peterson of Spicer, Janet (and Shannon) Christenson of Amiret; 17 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren; in-laws Mary Lou Schons, James Foley, Gordon (and Rachel) Breczinski, Julius (and Rose Marie) Breczinski and Loretta Breczinski; many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Andrew, six brothers, five sisters and many in-laws.