Anna P. Volkers


Celebration of Life was March 29 at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Sauk Rapids for Anna “Annie” P. Volkers, age 83, who passed away March 21, 2024, at Sartell Therapy Suites in Sartell. There was a prayer service Friday at the funeral home.

Annie was born May 21, 1940, in St. Anna to Michael and Mary (Roske) Kotzer. She married Howard Volkers April 19, 1963, in Webster, South Dakota. She worked in the refrigerator manufacturing department at Frigidaire in St. Cloud for 34 years. Annie enjoyed working in her garden, baking, cooking, hosting and especially spending time with her grandchildren and spoiling them. She was helpful, generous, thoughtful and hard-working.

Annie is survived by her sons Greg (Susy) Volkers of Duelm, Daniel Volkers of Sauk Rapids and David (Kathy) Volkers of Port Angeles, Washington; 18 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; siblings John (Linda) Kotzer Sr. of Albany, Susie Hills of St. Cloud and James (Sue) Kotzer of Sartell. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband Howard Volkers; son Gene Volkers; siblings Joyce, Angeline, Helen, Mike Jr., Mary, Irene, Jerome, Victor, Lorraine, Phyllis and Marvene.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.

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