GRAETTINGER - Memorial services for Brett Carpentier, 42, of Graettinger will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, at Bethel Lutheran Church in Graettinger with Pastor Christine Lang officiating. Interment will be at St. Jacob's Catholic Cemetery in Graettinger.
He died Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at the Palo Alto County Hospital in Emmetsburg.
Brett Phillip Carpentier, the son of Laurence and Ruth (Johnson) Carpentier, was born Dec. 21, 1970 in Fort Dodge.
He received his education in the Emmetsburg and Lincoln Central Schools. Brett also attended Iowa Lakes Community College. In spring of 1996, he was united in marriage to Shelly Haynes. Brett was employed by Skyjack, Shavers and Rosenboom's. In 2005, he was united in marriage to Christina McCubbins.
Brett enjoyed casinos, fishing and was an avid sports fan.
Left to cherish Brett's memory are his children, Ashley Haynes, Christopher Haynes, Andrew Carpentier and Isaac Carpentier; three grandchildren, Rico, Jaelyn and Carson; brother, Duane (Michele) Carpentier; half-sister, Starline Carpentier and also by many extended family.
Preceding Brett in death were his son, Joshua; parents; and grandparents. www.henryolsonfuneral.com