Cassandra Flatland and her two sons, Hudson and Cooper Jones of Viking, MN, passed away on Wednesday, October 3, 2018.
Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at Zion Lutheran Church in Thief River Falls, MN, with Rev. Sheila Michaels officiating. Interment will follow at the Holt Cemetery, Holt, MN.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM with a 7:00 PM Prayer Service on Monday, October 8, 2018 at Zion Lutheran Church in Thief River Falls, MN. Visitation will also take place one hour prior to the funeral service on Tuesday at the church.
Cassandra Jean Flatland was born on December 18, 1990 in Thief River Falls, MN, the daughter of Dave Flatland and Tracey (Burkholder) Vincent. She graduated from Marshall County Central High School in Newfolden, MN, in 2009. Cassandra enjoyed basketball, track, and volleyball. Following high school she traveled while helping family.
Cassandra loved music, helping people, making people laugh, as well as camping, and tubing behind the boat with friends and extended family. Cassandra was a fun-loving and free-spirited person who had a huge, caring heart. She was always laughing, smiling, and full of life.
Cassandra explored many career opportunities before settling on a career in long-term health care. She was currently employed at Oakland Park Communities as a TMA/CNA in Thief River Falls.
In 2013, Cassandra met and fell in love with Cory Jones. They were blessed with two wonderful children, Hudson Brian Jones and Cooper Charles Jones.
Hudson was born on July 30, 2014 in Grand Forks, ND. Hudson was an amazing, smart, and busy boy who loved to learn. He had an inquisitive and adventurous nature. He loved being a big brother and helping Dad in the shop. Hudson enjoyed playing with his family and friends.
Cooper was born on February 4, 2017 in Thief River Falls, MN. He loved swimming and following his big brother around. He enjoyed watching his movies with a bunch of blankets. Cooper always had a huge smile on his face and brought joy to everyone’s life.
Cassandra Flatland is survived by her Father, David (Kerri) Flatland of St. Hilare, MN; Mother, Tracey Burkholder Vincent of Viking, MN; Sisters, Kjerste (Bradley) Feldhacker of Greenbay, WI, Heidi Flatland of Lithopolis, OH, Arin Flatland of Thief River Falls, MN, Kia Garthus of Moorhead, MN; Step-Sister, Ashley (Cole) Olson of Thief River Falls, MN; Step-Brother, Tyler Pederson of St. Hilaire, MN; Grandmother, Gloria Dziengel of Hallock, MN and many Uncles, Aunts, and Cousins.
Hudson and Cooper Jones are survived by their Father, Cory Jones of Thief River Falls, MN; Half-Sister Makayla Erlandson of Goodridge, MN; Grandfather, Brian Jones of Thief River Falls, MN; Grandmother, Kathy Jones of Warren, MN; Great-grandmother, Arlys Trudell of Warren, MN; and several Aunts, Great-aunts, Great-uncles, and Cousins.
Cassandra was preceded in death by her Grandparents, Terry Burkholder, Sheri Storrs, and Joney Flatland.