Annette "Annie" Marie Tricker, 57, of Algoma, Wl, passed away at home on July 22nd, 2014 in Algoma, WI after her courageous battle with cancer.
Annie Tricker was born in Frederic, Wl to Albert and Violet Seierstad on November 18th, 1956. She went to high school at Luck High School, where she met her husband Lynn Tricker, and graduated in 1974. She married Lynn on December 28th, 1974, and lived on the farm in Cushing, Wl, where they raised two children. She went on to graduate Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and minor in Religion from Hamline University in 1991.
She worked as a Benefit Specialist for the Polk County Aging Department for 7 years, and as a Client Advocate for West Cap in Polk County, Wl for 3 years. She went on to attend United Theological Seminary and received her Local Pastor's License in 2005. She was Pastor of congregations at Grantsburg United Methodist Church, First United Methodist Church in Cumberland, Wl, and at Algoma United Methodist Church. She enjoyed reading, bird watching, sewing, writing, and most of all, spending time with friends and family.
Annie is preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Violet Seierstad of Cumberland, Wl, and sister Carol Anderson, of Osceola, Wl.
Annie is survived by her husband Lynn, son Daniel (Mariah) Tricker of Grantsburg, Wl, daughter Sarah (Jason) Bohn of Strum, Wl, brother Alan (Judy) Seierstad of Cumberland, Wl, sister Alberta Seierstad of Portland, OR, brother Donald (Carolyn)Seierstad of Janesville, Wl, brother Glen (Linda) Seierstad of Tonka Bay, MN, sister Rita (Craig) Johnson of Milltown, Wl, sister Kathleen (Mike) Haley of Cumberland, Wl, grandchildren Makensie Biedermann-Tricker and Milo Tricker of Grantsburg, Wl, Jared and Trever Bohn of Strum, Wl, her many nieces, nephews and their families.
Visitation will be held at Algoma United Methodist Church on Friday, July 25, 2014 from 9:00 am until the time of services at 11 am. with Reverend Sandra Herrmann officiating.
Schinderle Funeral Home, Algoma is handling the funeral arrangements.
ln lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the United Methodist Church, in Algoma, Wl.
The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the staff at Green Bay Oncology in Sturgeon Bay, Wl and Unity Hospice.