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 In Memoriam – Dennis Breuer  

Dennis M. Breuer, 71, of Wabasha, died Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2016, at his home surrounded by his loving family after a three-year battle with cancer. 

He was born Dec. 8, 1944, in Prairie du Chien, Wis., the son of Christopher and Patricia (Nies) Breuer. He was a graduate of West Grant High School in Patch Grove, Wis. He married Kay Blackbourn on Oct. 16, 1965, at St. John's Catholic Church in Patch Grove.

Dennis was a master cheese maker working for several creameries in Wisconsin. He and his family moved to Nelson, Wis., in 1969 where he worked for Francis Greenheck at the Nelson Cheese Factory. The family moved to Wabasha one year later. He and Kay then co-owned and co-operated the Alley Oop bowling center in Wabasha. Dennis later worked for Plainview Milk Products and then Ramsen Dairy and Fairway Dairy in Lakeville, Minn. He retired in January 2014 due to health issues.

Dennis was an avid Green Bay Packers fan and stockholder. His greatest joy was spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife, Kay Breuer, Wabasha; daughter and son-in-law, Jill and Rob Sill, Wabasha; sons and daughters-in-law, Jeff and Paula Breuer of Kellogg, Jason Breuer of Rochester, and Jeremy and Kim Breuer of Kellogg; 10 grandchildren, Jessica, Kyle and Christopher Sill, Elijah, Isaac and Jacob Breuer, Chandler and Bailey Breuer, and Bryce and Peyton Breuer; brothers and sisters-in-law, Jerry and Joan Breuer of Patch Grove, Ted Breuer of Woodman, Wis., and Lori Budworth, Dodgeville, Wis.; sisters and brothers-in-law, Darlene and Pete Linden, East Dubuque, Ill., Diane Breuer, Dubuque, Iowa, and Bill Scott of Sauk Prairie, Wis; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.


He was preceded in death by grandson, Terrell Breuer; granddaughter, Amelia Breuer; parents, Christopher and Patricia Breuer; brother, Terry Breuer; and sister, Nancy Scott.



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