Margaret Anna Breja, 86

TOLEDO-Margaret Anna Breja, 86, of Cedar Rapids and formerly of Toledo, passed away Friday, April 21, 2017 at the Garnett Place Retirement Community in Cedar Rapids under the care of Hospice of Mercy. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, April 28, 2017 at 10:30 AM at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Tama with Father Michael Mescher as celebrant. Interment will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery in rural Vining. Visitation will be held Thursday, April 27, 2017 from 5 – 7 PM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama with a Vigil Service at 7 PM.

Survivors include four daughters, Joan (William) Fishburn of Cedar Rapids, Frances Breja of Cedar Rapids, Bonnie (Tom) Arneson of Decorah, and Deborah Wolf of Marshalltown; seven grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, Louie in 1997; her siblings, Joe Buresh, Millie Pavlicek, Ed Buresh, Helen Ledvina, and one brother in infancy.

Memorials may be directed to Mercy Hospice of Cedar Rapids.