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Kristie Rose Basswood


Kristie Rose Basswood

Born: Sat., Sep. 6, 1997

Died: Fri., Nov. 13, 2015


1:00 PM Thu., Nov. 19, 2015

Location: Red Lake Community Center

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Nov. 21, 2015

Location: St. Mary's Catholic Church

Kristie Rose Basswood, 18, began her journey to the spirit world on Friday, November 13th 2015. She was born on September 6, 1997 in Bemidji MN, the daughter of Robyn Dudley and Rex Basswood. Kristie grew up in Redby, and she was educated in Red Lake. She was employed by 7 Clans Casino and Hotel, Thief River Falls as a Lifeguard from February thru May 2015. Kristie enjoyed babysitting and caring for her cousins, especially Rosalina, Jade, Dion, and Jesslyn. She also enjoyed helping her mom, grandparents and other family, whenever asked.

Kristie was very outgoing she loved being with her friends and spending time with her family. She enjoyed going to powwows, dancing and singing at powwows. Kristie represented the Red Lake Elementary School, as the school's princess, an accomplishment her and her family were very proud of. She was especially close with her big sisters Kellie and Kaycie, they were always together; shopping, hanging out or just being there for one another.

Kristie is survived by her mother Robyn, and her special father, Mike Schoenborn, Sr., her father, Rex Basswood, her sisters; Kellie, Kaycie (Aaron), her niece; Jade Neadeau, special sister, Kendra Clark, maternal grandparents; Larry and Jo Dudley, paternal grandmother; Verna Basswood, uncles; Bob (RandiJo) Dudley, Bruce Johnson, Jerry Stately, aunt; Kathi (Raymond) Dudley and numerous cousins.

She is preceded in death by her maternal great-grandparents: Alvina Strong, Mildred and Fabian Dudley; aunts: Ramona Bailey, Margaret "LadyBug" Johnson, Marion Stately, Beverly Schoenborn, Kathy and Muriel Dudley; uncles: Raymond "Burr" Strong, Harvey Strong and Delwyn "Jello" Dudley. Kristie will forever be missed and we will cherish all of the memories.

An overnight wake for Kristie will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 19th at the Red Lake Community center and continue until her 11:00 a.m. service at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Red Lake on Saturday, November 21st. Father Jerry Rogers will officiate. Active pallbearers for Kristie will be Bob Dudley, Bruce Johnson, Jerry Stately, Matt Dudley, Corey Bailey, Aaron Bohn, Jeff Stately and Todd Barrett. Her honorary pallbearers are Kendra Clark, Taylar Lightfeather, Darren "Baby D" Cook Jr., Ricky Jackson, Zachary Morrison, Mike Roberts, Shaylynn Prentice, Grace White, Teiasha Fairbanks, Kaleigha Donnell, Joelle Drouillard and Darren Defoe Jr. Interment will be in the St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery at Red Lake, MN following her service.

Kristie's care has been entrusted to Northern Peace Funeral Home of Walker. Online condolences may be left for the family at


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