February 13, 2019
- 7:00 PM
February 13, 2019
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
February 14, 2019
- 10:30 AM
Lois Mary was born on a farm near Loma, ND to William and Grace Cremer on August 13, 1928. She grew up on the farm and attended country school until she was 13 when she moved to Langdon, ND, and lived with the sisters at St. Alphonsus Church while going to school. She graduated from St. Alphonsus and attended Valley City State for two summer sessions.
Lois taught at a rural school in Easby #2 for over two years. On June 21, 1950 she married Vernon F. Brusseau, from Osnabrock, ND and were married until his passing on March 31, 1958. They had 4 daughters, Michelle (Randy) Johnson, Fargo; Mary Francis (Bruce) Fjelde, Fargo; Victoria Lynn (Blaise) Johnson, West Fargo; and Kathleen Joy (Richard) Budde, St. Michael, MN.
On June 13, 1964, she was united in marriage to A.G. Hutchinson and were married until his passing on January 9, 2010. Together they had a daughter, Jill Marie Haugh, Mt. Horeb, WI.
She worked as office manager and realtor for Hutchinson Company Realtors, but her greatest work was being a wife and mother to her five daughters.
Lois was a member of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church where she sang in the funeral choir and taught CCD classes. She also served on the parish council and was a member of the Sleeping Bag Girls.
She loved spending time with family and friends at their cabin on Pelican Lake in the summer and vacationing in Mexico in the winter.
Her cooking was legendary, making soup, cookies, and caramel rolls for her children and grandchildren. She had a great love of gardening along with playing bridge and 500. Lois started the Lois Club International in Fargo and participated for years.
She is survived by her daughters, Chelly, Fran, Vicki, Kathy, and Jill; her sister, Joy Bailey; 12 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; sister-in-law, Ione Gross, CA, brother-in-law, Judeen (Delores) Brusseau, Dickinson, ND; and several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents; husbands; and 9 siblings.
Visitation will be 5-7:00 P.M., with a Prayer Service at 7:00 P.M. Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo.
Mass of Christian Burial: 10:30 A.M. Thursday, February 14, 2019 at CHI Riverview Chapel, Fargo with visitation starting at 9:30 A.M.
Burial: Holy Cross Cemetery North, Fargo.