BRECKE (Knutson), Ardella Harriet, age 84, of Brooklyn Park, previously of Rochester, peacefully passed away on March 24, 2020. Retired longtime secretary at John Marshall High School. Preceded in death by parents, Henry and Josephine; 5 brothers and 3 sisters. She will be deeply missed by her loving husband of 62 years, Richard; children, Craig (Jodi), Gail (Mike) Hawes, Kathy (Marty) Jesh; grandchildren, Michelle, Alex (Stephanee), Travis, Brandon, Adam, Caitlyn, Evan; sister, Hilda Christenson; many other relatives and good friends. Per her wishes, private family services.