Jacqueline Breecher

Posted Online: Feb. 19, 2013, 9:21 am
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Jacqueline "Jackie" Breecher, 75, of White Bear Lake, Minn., died on Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013, at her home.
A time of sharing will be held at 11:30 a.m. today at Mille Lacs Lake Funeral Home, Isle, Minn. Visitation will be from 10:30 until 11:30 a.m. Burial will be at the Malmo Cemetery.
She was a loving mother and grandmother. Please bring your written favorite memory to share.
Jacqueline is survived by her sisters, Marvine (Marty) Knutdson, La Crosse, Wis., Terri Lulay Smith, Germantown, Ill.; her children, Penny Quickle, Moline, Pamela Schull, White Bear Lake, Dixie Hunt (Mark), Aitkin, Minn., and Elon "Mickey" Blood (Betty), Little Canada, Minn.; 12 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.


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