Hazel J. Brunette, 79 of Fargo, died Thursday, November 29, 2007 at the Palliative Care Unit of MeritCare Hospital, Fargo.
Hazel Jean Cossette was born on March 3, 1928 to Octave and Alma (Rheault) Cossette in Wild Rice, ND. She was raised there and educated at St. Benedict?s School. She married Marcillin Brunette on November 29, 1945. They moved to his family farm in Horace, ND and moved to Fargo, in 1972. She worked for Bethany Homes for a time as a housekeeper. She moved to Bethany Towers in 2005 and to ManorCare in 2007.
Hazel enjoyed drinking coffee and socializing. She loved to entertain friends and family alike.
She is survived by her children, Gerald (Gail) Brunette of Moorhead, MN, Jacqueline (Pete) Heisler of Moorhead, MN, Audrey (Todd) Habisch of Chaska, MN; five grandchildren; and three siblings, Irene LaPonte, of Winnipeg, Canada, Julian Cossette of Fargo, ND, and Jeanette Gehring of Fargo, ND.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and three siblings, Robert Cossette, Lorraine Brunette, and Daniel Cossette.
Visitation: Sunday, December 2 from 2-5 pm at Boulger Funeral Home,
Fargo and one hour prior to Mass in the church on Monday.
Prayer Service: Sunday at 5:00 pm at the funeral home.
Funeral Mass: Monday, December 3 at 1:00 pm at St. Anthony of Padua
Catholic Church, Fargo.
Interment: St. Benedict?s Cemetery, Wild Rice, ND.
Arrangements entrusted to Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.