Clifford Arnold PazdernikClifford Arnold Pazdernik, 92, of Breckenridge, MN passed away Friday, October 4, 2013 at St. Francis Nursing Home in Breckenridge, MN. The funeral will be 2:00PM, Friday, October 18 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Breckenridge, with the visitation one hour prior to the funeral. The Celebrant is Father Joe Backowski. The interment will be at St. Mary's Cemetery in Breckenridge.
Cliff was born to Charles and Anna (Ujka) Pazdernik on June 27, 1921 in Breckenridge. He farmed along with his father, attending country school a few miles from the farmstead, graduated from Breckenridge High School in 1939 as Valedictorian and furthered his education at North Dakota State School of Science in 1941. Cliff studied Liberal Arts and took flying lessons during his college years, resulting in a solo flight.