A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, March 4, at
the John J. Buettgen Funeral Home in Schofield, with Pastor Lance officiating.
Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Sheboygan at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 5.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 3 p.m. Friday
until the service.
Condolences may be offered online at www.honorone.com.
Mr. Bredeck was born June 9, 1933, in Sheboygan, a son of
the late Herman and Frances (Van Heel) Bredeck. He attended St. Clemens School and
Sheboygan Central High School.
He was married to Ruth Bredeck. She preceded him in death.
He worked for several years at Morning Glory Dairy in Rib
Mountain, first as a milkman then working his way up to district manager. “Retiring”
early, he then ran a small grocery store, Bredeck’s IGA, in Brookside for a
couple of years, assisted by family members.
After his wife died at the age of 40, he raised his eight
Survivors include six daughters, Sherry Reed, Plover, Vicky
Helms, Debbie (Ron) Meier, Robin Bedessem, Laurie Corsten and Cindy (Doug)
Ellingsen; two sons, Robert Bredeck Jr. and Patrick (Shelley) Bredeck; 16
grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Herman and
Leroy Bredeck; and one son-in-law Gary Reed.