John J. Breckbuhl

John J. Breckbuhl, 82, of Dodgeville, formerly of Waukesha, died Monday, April 21, 2008, at Upland Hills Nursing & Rehab Center.

He worked as a typesetter for 28 years for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

John is survived by his children, Susan (Mark) Duszynski and John (Ana) Breckbuhl; his sister, Lea (the late Gordon) Riemer; his dear friends, Mary Kephart, Don and Cindy Wheeler and Isaac Wheeler; and other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Sybil "Ann" Breckbuhl, and his parents.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service Wednesday, April 23, at Gorgen-McGinley & Ayers Funeral Home, 400 E. Grace St., Dodgeville, where military graveside rites will be accorded by the Dodgeville veterans. Private burial will be held in Prairie Home Cemetery in Waukesha.

Gorgen-McGinley & Ayers Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call (608) 935-5222 or visit online at