Connie M. Hockert, of Marine on St. Croix, formerly of Cambridge, passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2012 at Regions Hospital in St. Paul. She was 61 years old.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 30, 2012 at Stanchfield Baptist Church with Rev. Dale Cope officiating.
MEMORIAL VISITATION will be held one hour prior to the service on Thursday at the church.
INURNMENT will be at the Stanchfield Baptist Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are preferred.
Connie Marie Hockert, of Marine on St. Croix, Minnesota, passed away on August 25, 2012. She was 61 years old.
Connie retired from East Central Energy after 20 years. She resided in a beautiful setting in Marine on St. Croix where she loved spending time with family, gardening, hunting, vacationing, and various crafts including making blankets for family and friends.
She was a selfless and caring person, always putting others first without question. Her spirit, life, and love will always live through her family and friends.
Connie was preceded in death by her parents, Kort and Elizabeth VanderVeen; and the father of her children, Thomas Mistelske.
She is survived by her husband, Ron; daughter, Tina (Tom) Brastad; son, Spencer (Melanie) Mistelske; stepsons, Paul (Brenda) Hockert and Randy Hockert; beloved grandchildren: Alesha, Brittany, Shane, Jack, Hunter, Lance, Teagan, and Emersyn; brothers, John (Grace) VanderVeen, Kort Allen (Sue) VanderVeen; and sister, Sheri (Darin) Mack; many nieces and nephews, relatives, and friends.