October 6, 1938 ~ April 18, 2011
Reynald "Ronnie" Cossette, 72, died in his home at Fargo on April 18, 2011.
Reynald was born to Joseph and Priscilla (Lapointe) Cossette on October 6, 1938, in Fargo, ND. He attended school at St. Benedict's in Wild Rice, ND. Ronnie began work with Northern Heating which became Laney's and Ronnie worked for Laney's until his retirement in the late 80's.
Reynald will be remembered for his loyalty and devotion to his family, faith and country. He served in the military from Sept. 1956 to Sept. 1958 in the US Marines and was a member of the Knights of Columbus. Ronnie's catholic faith provided a strong foundation for his role as a loving brother and son. In particular, he held a special place in his heart for his mother and younger brother, Joseph "Joey" Cossette. Beyond this, he was always willing to help a friend or family member in need.
Reynald is survived by his siblings: Leon Cossette, Fargo, ND, Lucille Maki, Fargo, ND, Isabelle Sturm (Allan), Fargo, ND, Orel Cossette (Gail) Fargo, ND, Joseph Cossette, Fargo, ND, his sister-in-law, Mary Cossette (Dennis), and numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his father, Joseph, his mother, Priscilla, and his brother Dennis Cossette.