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Maureen M. Bruzik

Maureen M. Bruzik

Maureen Marie was born on September 18, 1941, in Osakis, Minnesota the daughter of Al and Rosella (Rutten) Stoetzel. She was baptized and confirmed at Immaculate Conception Church in Osakis, Minnesota. She attended Osakis High School and graduated in 1959.

Maureen was united in marriage to Marvin Bruzik on May 8, 1962 at Immaculate Conception Church. To this union three children were born. The family lived in Sierra Vista, AZ, Browerville, Barnesville and Hastings, Minnesota. During this time Maureen worked as a Dental Assistant and did Child Care. The couple retired to the Alexandria area.

She enjoyed the Holidays and making meals for family. She was a wonderful baker making specialty cakes for birthdays and weddings. Maureen also loved gardening, crafts, sewing, crocheting, traveling and time at their lake cabin on Lake Ida and retired on Lake Latoka for 19 years and then moved into Pines Development in town.

Mrs. Bruzik died on Monday, January 22, 2018. She is survived by her husband, Marvin; children: Mark Bruzik, Michael Bruzik, Mary Steidl; grandchildren: Randy, Mitch, Robbie, and Katie Bruzik, Joey & Shayna Steidl; great grandchildren: Breck, Finley, Ella Bruzik.

She was preceded in death by her parents: Rosella & Al; brother, Leo.

Mass of Christian Burial was held on Friday, January 26, 2018, 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Alexandria. Burial was at St. Mary's Cemetery. Arrangements are with the Anderson Funeral Home.