Marcia Ann (Hammer) Albers
January 3, 1952 - February 28, 2015
Visitation: Her visitation will be Wednesday from 2 to 8:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton, with family present from 5 to 7:00 p.m.
Service: Her funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Mar. 5, at Grand Valley Lutheran Church south of Canton.
Canton. Marcia Ann (Hammer) Albers, 63, passed away Saturday, February 28, 2015 at her home surrounded by her family. Her funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Mar. 5, at Grand Valley Lutheran Church south of Canton. Her visitation will be Wednesday from 2 to 8:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton, with family present from 5 to 7:00 p.m.
Marcia was born January 3, 1952 in Canton, SD to Carl and Fern (Butcher) Hammer. She attended country school and graduated from Canton High School in 1970.
Marcia married Darwin Albers April 20, 1974. They lived in Omaha, NE before moving back to Canton in 1977. Marcia was a secretary for the superintendent at Canton Public Schools for over 26 years, retiring in 2006. She was an active member of Grand Valley Lutheran Church and served as church secretary for many years. Marcia loved animals, especially horses and her pets. She loved attending her grandchildren’s school activities. Marcia was an avid C-Hawk fan and enjoyed following Nascar.
Those grateful for having shared her life are: her daughter, Heidi (Jeremy) Benson, Canton; grandchildren- Kassidy, Michaila, and Jase; her mother, Fern Hammer; sister, Patricia Hastad; her brothers, Stephen (Barbara) Hammer and Charles (Lori) Hammer; Heidi’s half-brother, Matthew (Serenity) Albers and their children, Feonix, Lilliana, and Nathaniel along with numerous nieces, nephews and friends.