GRAETTINGER -- Funeral service for Collin Reed and Gavin Hasbrouck were held Saturday, July 12, at Bethel Lutheran Church in Graettinger.
Burial was in Lost Island Lutheran Cemetery. The Joyce-Alesch Funeral Home in Graettinger was in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Collin & Gavin Memorial Fund % Bank Plus, P.O. Box 549, Graettinger, IA 51342.
Seven-year-old Collin Reed, older brother of Gavin, was born April 21, 2007 in Spirit Lake. He completed kindergarten this year at Graettinger-Terril Community Schools.
Five-year-old Gavin Hasbrouck, younger brother of Collin, was born Sept.29, 2008 in Spirit Lake.
The boys lived in Graettinger with their mother, Stephanie. They enjoyed riding bikes, singing, fishing and playing with tractors, cars, planes and helicopters. More than anything, they loved to spend time playing at the park, especially with their cousins.
On Monday, July 7, 2014, Gavin and Collin passed away at their home in Graettinger.
Left to cherish their memory is their mother, Stephanie (Hasbrouck) Gaston of Graettinger; grandparents, Charles and Kathrien Hasbrouck of Graettinger; great-grandparents, Ron and June Hampson of Graettinger and Mary Hasbrouck of Cedar Rapids; three aunts, Tonya Hasbrouck (Steven Studer), and Natausha Hasbrouck (Matt), all of Graettinger, and Jennifer Hasbrouck (Jon) of Tehachapi, CA; three uncles, Jason Hasbrouck (Rebecca) of Cambridge, Adam Hasbrouck of Monroe and Anthony Hasbrouck (Jessica) of Emmetsburg; and many great-aunts, uncles and cousins.
They were preceded in death by their great-grandfather, Donald Hasbrouck and first cousin, Koral Hasbrouck.