Cassandra Joyce “Cassy” Sewell-Nelson, age 27, of Crosby passed away at Abbott Northwestern Hospital on Tuesday May 15, 2018. Cassy was born on Brainerd on December 24, 1990 to Rayola Nelson. She graduated from Crosby High School in 2009.
Cassy loved frogs and tattoo’s. She had a contagious smile that lit up the room. People recognized her from her great smile. Cassy spent her time knitting hats. She donated them to the Crosby and Brainerd legions, the woman’s shelter and Crosby Elementary school.
Left to cherish her memory are her parents, Rayola and Michael Hess of Crosby; brothers, Clifford Nelson of Brainerd, and David Miles, Jr of Brainerd; stepsisters, Christina (Patrick) Thomas of Blue Ridge, Georgia, and Joann Perry of Spencer, Iowa; nephew, Cliff Nelson and niece, Chloe Nelson; many aunts and uncles and cousins.
Cassy is preceded in death by her grandparents, Clifford and Sandy Miles, grandfather, Quentin Nelson.
Funeral service for Cassy will be held on Friday, May 18, 2018 at 1PM at Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home-BRAINERD CHAPEL. Visitation will be held from 11AM -1PM, Friday at the Funeral Home.
Caring for Cassy & her Family:
Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home
Brainerd Chapel 218-289-3581