Lela R. Bassett

March 25, 1937 ~ November 21, 2023 (age 86) 86 Years Old

Lela R. Bassett Obituary

A Memorial Mass for Lela Rose Bassett, 86, of North Bend, will be held Monday, December 4, 2023 at 11:00 AM at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, 2250 16th Street in North Bend, with Fr. Paschal Ezurike, officiating. A Rosary will precede the Mass at 10:30 AM.

Lela was born March 25, 1937 in Sublimity, OR the daughter of Peter and Jennie (Meier) Boedigheimer and died November 21, 2023 in Coos Bay.

She married Maurice "Maurie" Earl Bassett November 30, 1957 in Sublimity and lived in Mill City, Hebo and Stayton, OR, Washougal, WA and in North Bend since 1972.

Lela was a housewife for 66 years raising 4 children. She was a member of Coos Country Club Ladies Association and the Alter Society at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church.

She is survived by her husband, Maurie Bassett of North Bend; sons, Scott Bassett and wife, Ellen of Coos Bay, Roger Bassett and wife, Debi of Roseburg and Jeff Bassett and wife, Barb of Idaho Falls, ID; daughter, Debra Stemmerman and husband, Colby of Coos Bay; sisters, Margie Whisenhunt and Phyliss McGill of Sublimity; 9 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren.

Contributions in her memory may be made to St. Jude's Children Hospital, 811 SW 6th Ave., Suite 1047, Portland, OR 97204.

Cremation rites will be held at Ocean View Memory Gardens Crematory, Coos Bay, under the direction of Coos Bay Chapel, 685 Anderson Ave., 541-267-3131. You are invited to sign the on-line guest book, send condolences and share photos at 

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Recitation of the Rosary
December 4, 2023

10:30 AM
Holy Redeemer Catholic Church
2250 16th St.
North Bend, OR 97459

Funeral Mass
December 4, 2023

11:00 AM
Holy Redeemer Catholic Church
2250 16th St.
North Bend, OR 97459


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