Anthony J. Breske, 91 of Le Sueur (formerly of Waseca and Sherburne, Mn) died on Sunday evening, February 9, 2020 at Oak Terrace Sr. Living in Le Sueur. Memorial Mass will be at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, February 21, 2020, St. Anne’s Church, Le Sueur, MN. Visitation will be at the church from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Interment will be at a later time in St. Otto’s Cemetery, Webster, S.D. Fr. George Grafsky will officiate the services. Lunch to follow at St. Anne’s School.
Anthony was born on May 3, 1928 in Webster, S. D. to Felix and Clara (Pionk) Breske. He grew up in the Webster, S.D. area and joined the Army Air Corp. at the young age of 17. Following his military service he married Daisy West in Keene, New Hampshire. He began a long career with Chicago Northwestern Railroad. After the death of his wife Daisy, he later married Darlene Wells in South Dakota, they later divorced. He met Jeanette Holida and they became long time partners and companions. His job moved him to many towns including Watertown, SD, Mankato, MN, and Waseca, MN. After Tony retired he moved to Sherburn MN. He attended St. Luke’s Catholic Church in Sherburn for many years. He was a lifetime member of the V.F.W, A.A. for over 40 years where he helped countless people.
He is survived by his children; Cheryl (Mark) Tellijohn of Le Sueur, MN; Mick (Debbie) Breske of Arber Vitae, WI; Dennis Day of Waseca, MN; Deb (Karl) Olson of Sherburn, MN; Pam (Chris) Jacobson of Watertown, S.D; Todd Breske of Rockvale, TN and Tina (Phil) Buzzard of Waseca, MN. 24 Grandchildren; many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Sisters; Phyllis Norris (Bob) of Colorado and Georgene (Cecil) Hellyer of Loveland, CO; sister-in-law, Delores Breske.
He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Daisy; son, Dave; grandson, Brett Miller; Siblings, Grace Burns, Ann Dylla, Marie Dylla, Rita Day, Loy Breske, Alvin Breske and David Breske.