Brenda Mae CossetteBrenda Mae Cossette, beloved wife, mother, sister, aunt, and friend passed away December 16, 2013 surrounded by loved ones at Sanford Hospital, Fargo, ND. She was 59.
Brenda was born on May 27th, 1954 in Moorhead, MN to John and Jeanette (Kluck) Schritz. She grew up on the family farm near Rothsay, MN and attended Barnesville High School, graduating in 1972. Following high school, Brenda attended Wadena Technical College and North Dakota State University where she earned Bachelor’s degrees in Business Administration, Economics, and Accounting. Over the next 30 years, Brenda held a number of important human resources roles in Fargo, Moorhead, Detroit Lakes, and Fergus Falls where her passion, knowledge and expertise were true assets.