June 8, 1926 – Friday, March 25, 2016
St. Albert’s Catholic Church-Albertville, MN
Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
AT THE CHURCH IN ALBERTVILLE, MN
Tuesday, March 29th, 2016
Agnes M. Kohnen, age 89, of Albertville & formerly of Loretto died quietly in her sleep on Friday, March 25th, 2016 at her residence.
She was born on June 8, 1926 in St. Leo the daughter of Joseph W. & Margaret (Eilen) Volkenant.
On October 30, 1946, Agnes M. Volkenant and Marlin C. Kohnen were joined in holy marriage at Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Loretto. God blessed their marriage with six children: Gary, Kathleen, Mark, Steve, Janet and Peggy.
Agnes and Marlin engaged in dairy farming in Greenfield for many years.
She was a faithful member of St. Albert’s Catholic Church in Albertville.
Survived by her loving children: Gary (Vivian) Kohnen of Buffalo, Kathleen Vergin Beaudry of Otsego, Mark (Eveleen) Kohnen of Buffalo, Janet (Arthur) Jones of New Hope & Peggy (Ron) Buerman of Richmond; a daughter-in-law: Linda (Steve) Kohnen of Rogers; twenty two grandchildren, twenty two great grandchildren; a sister: Margaret Anderson of Maple Plain; a sister-in-law: Lucille Thies of Hopkins; brothers in law: Dave Sovell of Maple Plain & Elton (Darlene) Kohnen of Mesa, Arizona; other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by husband Marlin C. Kohnen, a son Steve J. Kohnen, two sons-in-law, her parents and seven siblings.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Agnes Kohnen will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday, March 30th at The Church of St. Albert in Albertville. Father Peter Richards will be the Celebrant.
Interment Ss. Peter & Paul Cemetery in Loretto.
A visitation will be held AT THE CHURCH on Tuesday, March 29th from 4-8 P.M. Further visitation will be held at the church on Wednesday morning, March 30th one hour prior to Mass.
Casket Bearers will be Nathan Kohnen, Randy Vergin, Daniel Kohnen, Thomas Kohnen, Katie Jones and Keith Robeck.