Dalerie Faith DeRosier passed May 15th, 2019 when her lifelong battle with Epilepsy claimed her earthly life. The beautiful loving daughter of Tony and Tanya DeRosier, the best big sister to Ryan, the love of her life Gabriel Swim. Her beloved grandparents Dick and Sandy Bestul and Linda (Payne) and Werner Nelson. Her second parents/family Jessica and Kurt Waytashek and brothers Ethan, Dominik and Cody (he was her best little buddy). Her God Father and Uncle Rich and Stephanie Bestul, Uncle Mike and Missy Bestul, the late Missi (DeRosier) Gammello. Her cousins Emma, Alexa, Zachery, Mallory, Hailee, Garrett, Jesse, Ashley, Joshua and Dominick. Her amazing friend Alexa Burich. Kari and Carl Haarstad and family that raised her from birth to 19 months old until she became the answer to Tony and Tanya’s adoption prayers. And many extended family and friends.
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A funeral service for Dalerie will be held on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 11:00am at the Halvorson Taylor Life Events Center, 512 S. 8th Street in Brainerd. Visitation Tuesday from 5:00-8:00 pm and one hour prior to the service. Interment Evergreen Memorial Gardens in Brainerd.
Dalerie was an amazing, driven, loving, giving, gorgeous young lady taken way to soon. She loved spending each summer at the softball fields where her dad would coach her team each year. She loved family game night. Any time spent with her Love, Gabriel. She had a unique relationship with her Mom where she talked with her about everything (yes, everything), they were inseparable, most teens were out with friends, she preferred to hang out with Mom and had no shame of it. She loved and appreciated the time she spent with her grandparents. She had so many plans for her and her brother Ryan, she wanted to be the first to take him to a concert. She would comment on how she looked forward to watching Cody grow. She loved her "dreaded" workouts with Jessica. She loved music, especially Taylor Swift which she fulfilled a long time dream of seeing her in concert. She planned to become an RN, marry Gabriel and have 4 children with him. She was 18 but she had a vision of her life, it had all just started lining up. She had it all.
Caring for Dalerie and her family
Halvorson Taylor Funeral Home
Brainerd 218 829 3581