October 14, 1926 – Monday, September 20, 2010
St. Theodore’s Catholic Church, Pine Po
Friday, September 24, 2010
Jennie Mae Basswood, age 83, of Mahnomen, journeyed to the Spirit World on Monday, September 20th, 2010 at MeritCare in Fargo, North Dakota.
She was born on October 14, 1926 in White Earth, Minnesota the daughter of Albert Basswood and Nancy Kettle.
Jennie was formerly employed in Laundry Services at The University of Minnesota.
Survived by children Kenneth Basswood, Mary Anne Basswood and grandchildren Janice, Kenneth Jr., Sherry, Kimberly, Jolynn, Carla, Melvin, Evelyn, Brittany, Lucas, Gordon, Joshua, Shenia, and Sequoya, siblings Albert Basswood Jr., Doris Weaver, Dolly Basswood, Mary Lou Basswood, Delmar Basswood, Richinda Rock, Pat Miller, Debra Conklin. Also survived by best friend Marge Cree and numerous nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by mother Nancy Kettle, father Albert Basswood and step-mother Annie Basswood, siblings Edward, Richard, Roland, Rosetta and Maynard Basswood; also Ione Ortley, Harry Kettle, and Elizabeth Brunette, and daughter Annie Basswood.
A Wake will be held at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, September 23rd at the Pine Point Community Center. A Catholic Mass will be held on Friday, September 24th at 11:00 A.M. at St. Theodore’s Catholic Church in Pine Point.
The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted, Minnesota is serving the family.