Shelly Ann Drussell |

Shelly Ann Drussell

Post Independent
Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

Shelly Drussell, 51 of Fergus Falls died Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010 at the Lakeland Hospice House, Fergus Falls, Minnesota.

Shelly Ann Drussell was born on Sept. 23, 1959 in Fargo, North Dakota, the daughter of Darrald Paul and Alice Ruth (Garrison) Grenier. She was baptized and received First Communion at Holy Spirit Church of Fargo. Shelly attended Fergus Falls Public Schools and continued her education with the Beauty Academy in Fargo. She moved to Alexandria and was the proud mother of two children, Katie and Levi. In 1992, she moved her family to Glenwood Springs, CO and in 2007 returned to the Carlisle area. Shelly was employed in construction as a heavy equipment operator both in Minnesota and Colorado. She loved the outdoors and antiquing. She also enjoyed spending time with her friends, family and especially her children.

She is survived by her children, Katie Drussell and Levi Drussell both of Fergus Falls; her father, Darrald Grenier of Alexandria; two sisters, Denise Grenier of Western, NE and Deena (Jim) Steffl of Alexandria; two brothers, Kevin (Mary) Grenier of Anchorage, AK and Corey Grenier of Aberdeen, SD; and by numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Shelly was preceded in death by her mother, Alice Grenier.

A memorial gathering will take place Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010 at 2 p.m. at Glende-Nilson Funeral Home in Fergus Falls Visitation will be one hour prior to the gathering.

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