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Virginia Breuer

December 29, 1929 ~ October 4, 2019 (age 89)

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   Virginia Delane Breuer, 89, of Fargo ND, beloved mother and grandmother, passed away peacefully on October 4 at Edgewood Vista Senior Living in Fargo, ND.  Born on December 29, 1929 in Fergus Falls, MN to Edward and Amelia (Mollie Lillestrand) Frees of Fergus Falls, MN. Virginia attended school and graduated from Fergus Falls High School.

   In 1948, Virginia married Fred Fox, residing in Breckenridge, MN across from the Vada’s Steakhouse/Fox Motel. Virginia and Fred managed the Fox Motel and Rock Garden Bar along with raising 6 children.  Fred passed away February 1963.

   Later in life, being an avid bowler and enjoying bowling tournaments, Virginia met another avid bowler, David Breuer, it was an instant strike. On July 9, 1966 she married David Breuer at St. Mary Catholic Church in Breckenridge, MN. Virginia with her children moved to the original Breuer family farm by Mooreton, ND.  Virginia and Dave Breuer experience the joy of expanding the family with two more children.

  In 1999, David & Virginia moved to Fargo so they could enjoy more sporting events being the # 1 supporter of their grandchildren.  Being a loving mother and homemaker, Virginia was also a remarkable cook and enjoyed preparing meals for her family and friends especially over the holidays. Virginia was an NDSU teammaker, enjoyed attending Redhawk baseball games, and never missed a Tuesday bridge club outing.

   Virginia served on the Wahpeton School board, St. Anthony’s Guild office, and the St. Francis Hospital Advisory Board.  Virginia was an honorary 3M ambassador for Good will.

   There is no stronger love than the love a mother has for her children, Virginia leaves them to cherish her memory:  Cheri Fox (Jay Miller), Lakeville MN,  Tim Fox (Diane), Breckenridge MN,  Fred Fox (Carol), Burnsville MN,  Mary Fox, Maple Grove MN, David Breuer (Shirley), Colfax ND,  Nancy Bratton (Special Friend, Mike Anderson), Maple Grove MN,  Jim Breuer (Wendi), Eden Prairie MN,  Kris Packer (Kent), Kindred ND;  23 Grandchildren;  25 Great Grandchildren;  2 Great-Great Grandchildren;  brother-David(Marianne) Frees, Ottertail Lake MN.

   Virginia departed her life on Friday, October 4, 2019.  Virginia was preceded in death by her husband David Breuer, her parents Edward and Amelia Frees, her brother Donald Frees and her sister Delores (Dee) Hoffmann.

   The family would like to express their sincere gratitude to the staff of Glen’s Place in Edgewood Vista Senior Living in Fargo. Their dedication, loving support and the wonderful quality of care was a heartwarming blessing to the Breuer family.

   In Lieu of flowers, the family has requested to send memorials to Hospice of the Red River Valley.

Visitation: 5 to 7p.m. Monday, October 7th, 2019, at the West Funeral Home in West Fargo

Prayer Service:  7 p.m. Monday Oct 7, 2019, in the funeral home.

Mass of the Resurrection:  10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019, at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Mooreton, ND, with visitation an hour before the Mass.

Burial:  St. Anthony's Catholic Cemetery, Mooretown.

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October 7, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
West Funeral Home & Life Tribute Center
321 Sheyenne Street
West Fargo, ND 58078

Vigil Service
October 7, 2019

7:00 PM
West Funeral Home & Life Tribute Center
321 Sheyenne Street
West Fargo, ND 58078

Mass of Christian Burial
October 8, 2019

10:30 AM
St. Anthony's Catholic Church
204 Mooreton Ave. N
Mooreton, ND 58061

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