Mary Ellen Basques, age 69, of Saint Paul’s West Side, passed away peacefully on November 17, 2020.
A Celebration of Life for Mary will be scheduled in the future, due to the pandemic.
Some of the simplest pleasures in life brought heartfelt joy to Mary. She enjoyed painting, reading, listening to music, fishing, and socializing with her friends over a cup of coffee. She found beauty and happiness at any lake or river. Her love for her pets was undeniable. She took great pride in her children and grandchildren. She was excited about the upcoming arrival of her great granddaughter. Mary was a spiritual member of the Native American Church. Mary was loved by many friends and family members, and she will be greatly missed.
Mary is survived by her devoted husband, Pablo Basques-Vietnam and Cold War Veteran; as well as her children and grandchildren, Lori Schriener (Marty); Bradley (Kirstin); Tammy Heiberger (Bill), Megan and Jake; Rick Garrick (Missy), Logan, Amanda, and Alex. She is preceded in death by her parents, Frances Reker and Arthur Foster.
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