Enterprise, Holyoke, Colorado, September 19, 1996


Evelyn Eloise (Krueger) Folker of Holyoke was born December 29, 1909 to Charlie Fredrick and Hattie Margarete Post Krueger in Ayr, Nebraska. She was one of seven children. She died September 14, 1996 in Sterling.


Evelyn lived in Amherst when she married Raymond Folker there on June 28, 1931. To this union were born two children, Delmas Paige and ArDean Ray. She was a devoted wife and mother whose primary interest was caring for her family. Her hobbies included needlepoint and crochet. During her life, Evelyn also resided in Commerce City and Holyoke.


Preceding her in death were her parents, her husband in 1972, son Delmas in 1960, son ArDean, daughter-in-law Jima Lea and a grandchild in 1979, one sister and four brothers.


Survivors include sister Margaret Brinkema of Holyoke; grandchildren Rocky Dean and wife Terri Folker of Johnstown, Ava Jo and husband Russell Parker of Berthoud, Rick and wife Julie Folker of Denver and Brad and wife Christie Folker of Keithsville, Louisiana; 10 great grandchildren; daughter-in-law Lorraine S. Haynes; nieces and nephews; and a host of friends.


Services were held Tuesday, September 17, 1996 at Zion Lutheran Church in Holyoke with Pastor Gary Rahe officiating. Interment followed in Holyoke Memorial Park.




Evelyn Eloise (Krueger) Folker

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