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Anne Willkomm

1912 – 2011

Anne M. Willkomm, 99, of Kenosha passed away peacefully on Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011, at Grande Prairie Health and Rehabilitation Center, surrounded by her family.

Anne was born on July 24, 1912, in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of the late Karl and Katherine Nemeth. Her family then moved to St. Ansgar, Iowa where she grew up. She later moved to Kenosha. She married Sylvester Willkomm, and they were married 51 years. Together they raised four children, She was a homemaker and a hard worker. She liked to bake and cook. Her speciality was apple strudel which her mother taught her how to make early in her life. She enjoyed fishing and snowmobiling with her husband. She spent many good years at her retirement home in Dunbar, Wis., and winters in Apache Junction, Ariz.

Anne is survived by her children, Catherine (Michael) Bobula, Carl (Sandy) Willkomm, and Donna (Ron Winegarden) Kordus; her grandchildren, Michael (Kim Schoen) Bobula, Jill (Patrick) Turay, Shane (Tammy) Willkomm and Drew (Missi) Kordus; great-grandchildren, Jake Bobula, Kendall Bobula, Libby Willkomm and Mason Willkomm. Anne was preceded in death by her husband Sylvester (Buzzy); her son, Donald; her nine brothers and sisters; and her son-in-law, James Kordus.

We wish you will remember her with a smile, a fond memory, and a prayer.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the Staff of Grande Prairie and Hospice Alliance.

In keeping with Anne’s wishes a private funeral service was held in her name.

Funeral Home Information


Proko Funeral Home and Crematory
5111 60th St 262-654-3533
VBisit Anne’s Online Memorial Book At:
www.prokofuneralhome.com

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