Mildred G. “Millie” Rassier, Waite Park, 75
November 7, 1938 - July 16, 2014
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 AM on Monday, July 21, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Waite Park, for Mildred G. 'Millie' Rassier, 75, of Waite Park, who died July 16, 2014, at the St. Cloud Hospital. The Reverend Alfred Stangl will officiate. Burial will be in the Parish Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 PM on Sunday and after 9:30 AM on Monday both at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud. Parish prayers will be at 4:30 PM and the Waite Park American Legion Auxiliary Unit #428 will have prayers at 5:30 on Sunday at the funeral home in St. Cloud.
Millie was born on November 7, 1938, in Waite Park, to Albert and Elizabeth (Imdieke) Kirchner. She married Larry 'Rip' Rassier on June 21, 1958, in St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Waite Park. Millie was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She enjoyed camping, snowmobiling, and feeding the ducks and birds. She liked watching the Twins, collecting stuffed bears, and reading the grocery ads. Millie looked forward to happy hour at Highview Campground. Her favorite wedding song was the 'Chicken Dance'. Millie was a member of the Waite Park American Legion Silver Star Auxiliary Unit #428, Eagles Auxiliary, and the Christian Women of St. Joseph's in Waite Park and St. Stephen. Millie retired from Coborn's grocery in Sartell.
Millie is survived by: husband Larry; children Terry (Sharon), Shelley (Tom) Gould; grandchildren Matthew of Beaumont, CA, Bryan, Trista (Tyler) Cleaveland, Leah (Ryan) Olk, Anna Gould; great-grand-child Wesley Cleaveland, and one on the way; brothers Robert (Edna) and Albert, and sister Alice Thelen.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers James and Steve.
The Rassier family would like to especially thank the ICU, Progressive Care, Dialysis, and Spiritual Care Staffs at the St. Cloud Hospital.