Esther A. Breuer

Esther A. Breuer of West Bend died on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008 at SynergyHealth St. Joseph’s Hospital at the age of 93.

She was born on May 20, 1914 in the town of Addison to the late John and Anna (nee Mueller) Breuer.

As a young adult, Esther moved to Milwaukee where she worked at the former Milwaukee County Hospital.

In 1989, she returned to Washington County, settling at Cedar Ridge, where she lived until recently moving to Cedar Bay West Assisted Living.

She was an avid quilter and enjoyed playing cards, especially sheepshead.

Survivors include a sister-in-law, Carrie Breuer of Prairie du Chien; many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, the family of Mary Bisset, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by 14 brothers and sisters, and her dear friend, Mary Bisset.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 23, at 6:30 p.m. at Holy Angels Catholic Church with Father Richard Wendell presiding.

Burial will be on Thursday at 10 a.m. in St. Lawrence Cemetery in St. Lawrence (town of Hart-ford).

Visitation will be at the church only on Wednesday from 4 until 6:15 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorials to the Holy Angels School Trust Fund or the Cedar Community Foun-dation.

The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the family.