HUTCHINSON – Todd Brede, 48, of Hutchinson, died Sunday, March 30, 2014 at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m., Saturday, April 5, at Peace Lutheran Church in Hutchinson with Pastor Gerhardt Bode officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery in Stewart. Visitation will be 9:30-11 a.m. Saturday at the Peace Lutheran Church in Hutchinson.
The Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm is handling the arrangements.
To leave an online condolence for his family or to sign the guest book go to www.mvfh.org.
Todd is survived by his wife, Cyndi of Hutchinson; his father, Wallace Brede and his special friend, Jan Schwanke, both of Winthrop; step-children, Anthony, Adam, Jenna and Sara Yarand; a sister, Stacy (Scott) Herout and their children, Isiah, Zackary and Katilynn of Glencoe; mother-in-law, Shirley Kirchoff of Stewart; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Mitch and Becky Kirchoff of Carver, Dan and Dawn Kirchoff of Hutchinson, Jerrod and Erin Kirchoff of Morgantown, West Virginia; many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews; and by his cat and best buddy, Nash.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Shirley Brede; and by his father-in-law, Loren Kirchoff.
Todd Michael Brede was born May 29, 1965 in Gaylord to Wallace and Shirley (Henschel) Brede. He was a 1983 graduate of Gaylord High School and then Hutchinson Technical College in Auto Mechanics. Todd was united in marriage to Cyndi Kirchoff on April 8, 2004 at Peace Lutheran Church in Hutchinson. After marriage they resided in Hutchinson where he was employed at HTI and then 3M until the present. He enjoyed racing cars at Arlington Raceway, fishing, landscaping and traveling to Bermuda, Caribbean Islands, Hawaii, Las Vegas, Florida and Europe. His greatest passion was riding his Honda Goldwing.
Todd was talented, funny, creative and could fix or build anything. He was always looking for a new project to do around the house.
He was a member of the Peace Lutheran Church in Hutchinson.
“Please don’t cry just because we had to part, as long as you remember me I’ll live in your heart.”