Vicki Linn Raedeke, age 68 of Buffalo, MN, passed into glory on March 24, 2020. She was born on May 15, 1951 in Willmar, MN to Harold and Elinor (Setrum) Fischer.
Vicki graduated from Willmar High School, and then furthered her education at Ridgewater College. There she received her nursing degree and worked as a nurse for 40 years, with 34 years as a psychiatric nurse at Willmar Regional Treatment Center.
On November 27, 1993, she was joined in marriage to her best friend, John Raedeke, at Assembly of God in Willmar, MN.
Vicki was known for her happy demeanor and infectious smile. Her outgoing and fun personality easily made her many special friendships throughout her life. She was a social butterfly and always would take the time to make other people feel loved and cared for. She also cared deeply for animals of all kinds; she had dogs, horses, goats, and other animals. She volunteered her time helping with various organizations like Meals on Wheels and caring for the children at Buffalo Covenant Church with their activities. Her involvement and dedication to the church showed her love for the Lord.
Vicki is preceded in death by her parents, Harold and Elinor Fischer; and brother, Terry Fischer.
She is survived by her husband, John Raedeke of Buffalo, MN; children, Rodney (Susan) Danielson of Exeter, NH, Jonathan Germundson of Big Lake, MN, Jenny (Paul) Mager of St. Michael, MN, Alyson (Dan) Keenan of New London, MN, John (Kathy Schmuck) Raedeke Jr., of Stacy, MN, and Alisha Ruud of Minneapolis, MN; and 8 grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to The Peterson Chapel of Buffalo. Online condolences for the family may be directed to www.thepetersonchapel.com