Rae Marie Bassett

June 19, 1962 – June 17, 2011

Rae Marie Bassett was born June 19, 1962, to Dan Bassett and Frances Alexander Bassett of Byron. She was the fifth of five children.

She attended school in Byron, graduating in 1980 as an honor student. Marie worked at NEPECO as a bookkeeper for 10 years. She and her mom were sextons for the Byron and Penrose cemeteries for five years after her dad passed away.

Marie met the love of her life, Bill Shosten of Sheridan, and they were together for 23 years up until her death.

She was preceded in death by her father, Dan, her sister, Danise, grandparents Frank and Jean Alexander and Chance and Jacie Bassett, and many aunts, uncles and one nephew.

Marie is survived by her husband, Bill, her mother, Fran, sister Barb and husband Bob Acton of Cowley, brother Steve and wife Debbie Bassett of Lovell and brother Tom and wife Toni Bassett of Lovell and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews and many cousins.

She died suddenly June 17, 2011, in the Sheridan hospital of cancer. She is already missed too much to measure and the family is still all a little in shock.

Love you Rae Ree…your family.

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