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Beatrice Breunig, 80

Beatrice Marion (Peterson) Breunig, age 80, of River Falls, formerly of Rice Lake, died on Thursday, March 14, at United Hospital in St. Paul, Minn.

She was born on July 16, 1932, to George and Lynda (Nelson) Peterson in Rice Lake, Wis. She married Jack Breunig, who passed away in 1991. Beatrice loved her morning breakfasts at Perkins and dinners at the West Wind and Copper Kettle in River Falls.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jack; three sisters and two brothers.

Beatrice is survived by her daughter, Brenda (Jerry) Gilbertson; brother Robert Peterson; grandsons, Justin and Ryan; and many nieces and nephews.

A celebration of Beatrice's life will be held at a later date.

Cashman-Hill Funeral Home and Cremation Services is assisting the family. To leave an online condolence, please visit