Jason Brazeau, 40, of Gladstone, beloved son, brother, uncle and friend, passed away surrounded by family at Butterworth Spectrum Hospital in Grand Rapids, as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Jason was born on May 30, 1981 in Escanaba, Michigan. He was raised in Gladstone, Michigan and was a 1999 graduate of Gladstone High School. Jason was recently employed by the Laborers Union Local 1329. He loved his family, camping, fishing, 4-wheeling and collecting gems, stones and rocks. But Jason’s favorite place to be was at camp, hunting and just hanging out with his Dad and brother.
Jason is survived by his mother Jill (Bob) Maki of Gladstone and father Bill (Susan) Brazeau of Carlsbad, CA; brother Josh (Jenny) Brazeau of Gladstone and sister Madeline of Carlsbad, CA; nieces MacKenzie and Haylee; best friend Luis DelaGarza; special friend Tina Garcia; and many loving aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Carl and Verna Miron and Earl and Jane Brazeau; his Aunt Dawn; cousin Collin; and friend Billy DelaGarza.
The family will be holding a celebration of life on August 26th at the Gladstone American Legion located at 802 Delta Avenue, Gladstone, MI from 3-8pm. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been set up at Great Lakes First Federal Credit Union, 1005 Delta Ave, Gladstone, MI 49837. Please make all donations out to “Jason Brazeau Memorial Fund.” The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Delta County are assisting the Brazeau family.