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Tena Mae Vollmer

Tena Mae Vollmer

Jan. 24, 1928 - Aug. 24, 2009

Tena Vollmer, 81, West Fargo, died August 24, 2009 at Innovis Hospital, Fargo, N.D.

Tena Gregerson was born January 24, 1928 in Dawson, N.D. She grew up and graduated from school in the Steele-Dawson area. On August 3, 1947, she married Herbert Vollmer at Tuttle, N.D. They moved to West Fargo and have resided there since. She was employed as a bookkeeper for Westgo, Inc, West Fargo for twenty years, then for Creative Living, Inc, Fargo, before retiring in 1988. Mr. Vollmer died on March 24, 2008.

She enjoyed working crossword puzzles, reading, doing needlework and watching the Minnesota Twins play. Her grandchildren were a joy for her. She was a longtime member of Faith Lutheran Church and TOPS Club.

Tena is survived by a daughter, Susan (Dick) Walton, Fairfield, Idaho; a son,

Kenneth (Jeannie) Vollmer, St. Clair, Mich.; a sister, Bernice VanBuren, San Diego, Calif.; eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Herb, her parents, two

brothers, two sisters, Eleanor Rieker and Helen Reiser, and her son, John.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be directed to Faith Lutheran Church

or as you choose.

A visitation and memorial service were held Friday, Aug. 28, 2009 in Faith Lutheran Church, West Fargo. Burial was at Sunset Memorial Garden, Fargo. Condolences can be sent online

(West Funeral Home, West Fargo)