Annabelle Oldenkamp

January 8, 1922 - February 22, 2017


Visitation: Visitation with family present will begin one hour prior to the service.
Service: Funeral services will begin at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Anderson Funeral Home.

Oldenkamp paperAnnabelle Oldenkamp, age 95, died Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at Good Samaritan Society Canton.  Funeral services will begin at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Anderson Funeral Home.  Visitation with family present will begin one hour prior to the service.

Annabelle was born on January 8, 1922 in Fairview, SD to Frederick and Frannie (Wiarda) Van Ness. She attended Canton High School.   She married John Oldenkamp on November 5, 1947 in Luverne, MN. He died on March 11, 2009.  She lived in several area towns before moving to Canton in 1970 where she remained until her death.

        Annabelle work as a nursing aide and housekeeper at Good Samaritan Society Canton before retiring in 1984.  She has been a member of Canton Lutheran Church and WELCA since 1971. She was a dependable hard worker who enjoyed sewing, baking, cooking, gardening, and refinishing furniture.

        Grateful for sharing her life are her daughter, Betty (Nels) Ekle, Pierre, SD; sons, Charles (Ruth), Alexandria, MN and Sid (Paula), Sioux Falls, SD;  8 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren;  along with numerous other relatives and friends.  She was preceded in death by her husband, John; parents; brothers, Dick and Cecil; and sisters, Jeanette, Alice and Gertrude .

 

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  1. During this time of loss, we at AseraCare Hospice, would like to extend our condolences to you and your family. The nurses and staff at AseraCare thank you for the privilege of being able to serve you during these difficult times. May the Lord bless you and keep you.
    – The AseraCare Hospice Team

  2. So sorry for your loss, and share peace in knowing she’s with the Lord and loved ones who have gone before

  3. Mrs Oldenkamp was a long-time patient of my husband, Dr. Thomas White. She was such a sweet lady, so good-natured. We always enjoyed seeing her in our clinic. You have our sympathies. God Bless.