Donald Bassett, 80, Fargo, ND, died Monday, October 8, 2007 in the Palliative Care Unit of MeritCare Hospital, Fargo. He has been a resident of the Golden Living Center in Moorhead, MN.
Donald Raymond Bassett was born June 1, 1927 in Verona, ND to Cleo (Pepin) and Eugene Bassett. Donald married Della Sauvageau on November 8, 1947 and they resided in Fargo. He worked for Manchester Biscuit Company, and Welu Dental Lab until his retirement.
He was an active member of the Fargo Eagles Club for many years.
He is survived by his wife, Della, Fargo
; his son, Jim (Fran) Bassett, Grand Forks, ND and his daughter, Judy (Dave) Bruns, Audubon, MN; 7 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren;
He is preceded in death by his parents, his brothers, Bernard, Harold, Leonel, and Leroy; and his sisters, Adeline Otterson and Jean Jorgenson.
The family would like to express their gratitude to the staff of Golden Living Center who took such good care of Dad for the past seven years.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to TV Mass Apostolate, Diocese of Fargo, 5201 Bishops Blvd, Suite A, Fargo, ND 58104.
Visitation: 6:15 to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 10, 2007 in Holy Spirit Church, Fargo
Prayer Service: 7:00 p.m., Wednesday in Holy Spirit Church, Fargo
Funeral: 2:00 p.m. Thursday, October 11, 2007 in Church of the Holy Spirit, Fargo
Burial: Holy Cross North Cemetery, Fargo
Arrangements entrusted to Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo, ND
Online guestbook www.boulgerfuneralhome.com