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In Memory of Delores Pechacek

Visitation

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Saturday May 15, 2021
St. Bridget's Catholic Church - River Falls
211 East Division Street
River Falls WI, 54022

Mass of Christian Burial

11:00 am
Saturday May 15, 2021
St. Bridget's Catholic Church - River Falls
211 East Division Street
River Falls WI, 54022

Delores C. (Fisher) Pechacek, age 90, of River Falls, Wisconsin, passed away on May 9, 2021 at the River Falls Area Hospital. 

Delores was born on May 30, 1930 in River Falls to Peter and Agnes (Killian) Fisher.  While at a dance Delores met Arnold Pechacek and the two would be married June 7, 1949 at St. Bridget Catholic Church. The two were blessed with six children.  During her late teenage years, Delores worked with Smead Manufacturing in River Falls. Delores and Arnie purchased the farm, “The Corner View Dairy” in 1951.  She worked on the farm for many years including growing produce to sell to local grocery stores and later worked in the pro shop at Clifton Hollow Golf Club while continuing her work on her precious farm.  Delores was quite a lady and enjoyed life. She will be remembered for her cooking, baking, gardening, her love of all animals especially her cats, and her love of her family.  She was extremely generous with her baked goods.  She often could be seen moving around the property on her golf cart or trying her hand at the casino. Seeing family at weddings, graduations or ball games was a highlight for Delores. She was a generous person and will be greatly missed. 

She is survived by her children; Arlene Anderson, Judy (Jim) Harri, Larry (Jodi) Pechacek, Gary (Patty) Pechacek, Jeannie (Jeff) Aws, her sister Berneita Wienke, ten grandkids, many great grandkids, one great, great granddaughter, nieces, nephews and other family.  She is preceded in death by her husband Arnie, daughter Barbara Meier, brothers; Donald, Vernon, Dewane, Robert, James, and her parents. 

A Funeral Mass will be at 11:00 AM Saturday, May 15, 2021 at St Bridget Church, River Falls, Wisconsin.  Visitation will begin one hour prior at 10 AM at the church.  Burial will take place at a later date at St. Bridget Cemetery, River Falls, WI.  The Funeral Mass will be live-streamed on St. Bridget’s YouTube page for those not able to attend.  Please click HERE to be directed to the livestream.  Services entrusted to O’Connell Family Funeral Homes of Hudson.

 

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    • To Arlene, Judy, Larry, Gary and Jeannie,
      So sorry for your loss. What a great lady. I always looked forward to the time I new your mom was making lunch for us when we were working together on the farm. I enjoyed our family friendship over the years. Sorry I could not be there with you today. I recently had surgery and still not feeling well. Sending my thought and prayers. Cherish the memories as they will live on in you hearts.!!!! She is finally home with your dad and Barb! Love to you all Tom Pechacek and Trudy Vien.

    • To the Pechacek Family,

      I’m terribly sorry for your loss. I had the opportunity to get to know Delores when she worked at Clifton Hollow. I found her to be a kind and generous person. It was always a treat to see her in the clubhouse and talk with her about her grandchildren. I will always remember her and our conversations. Please accept my condolences and take comfort in all of the wonderful memories you shared with Delores.

      Eric Atkinson

    • Rest In Peace Delores. She had a full life. Never forget her kolaches. Now she is with Arnie. Sorry Gary, Larry, Arlene, Judy, and Jeanie

    • Thoughts and prayers to all of the family, I have many fond memories of Delores she was such a sweetheart used to have many fun times on the farm wi h my family we used to camp out there during the Ellsworth fair time and go watch the boys in the tractor pull such a great party that weekend many great memories of Arnie and Delores

    • Larry, sorry to hear about the passing of your mom. Will forever miss Arnie and Delores.