2013-09-05 / Obituaries

Christal A. Bassett


Christal A. Bassett Christal A. Bassett MANISTIQUE – Christal A. Bassett, 59, of 133 S. Fourth St., Manistique, Mich., passed away Sunday morning, Sept. 1, 2013, at her home.

Christal was born Feb. 18, 1954, the daughter of Carl and Connie (Coffey) Berglund. She graduated from Manistique High School. Following High School she proudly served in the United States Navy.

She was employed by the Department of Natural Resources Forestry Service as an office clerk.

Christal was a member of the First Baptist Church of Manistique. She loved spending time with her boys and just being a home body

She is survived by her sons, Troy (Shannon Gerlach) Bassett of Manistique, and Tim (Shayla) Bassett of Grand Rapids, Mich.; grandchildren, Cameron Adams and Kayla Erickson; greatgranddaughter, Grace Lyn Putman; brother, Charles (Kelly) Berglund of Manistique; and two nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents.

A graveside service with military honors was held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4, at Fairview Cemetery in Manistique with Rev. Jay Martin officiating.

Messier-Broullire Funeral Home of Manistique assisted the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.mbfuneral.com.

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