WESTBROOK, Minnesota (STPNS) -- Anna Mae Mickelson

    Mass of Christian Burial for Anna Mae Mickelson was Friday, May 23, 2014 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Tracy.  Interment was in Calvary Catholic Cemetery.  Memorials are preferred to the American Cancer Society or Tracy Area Medical Foundation. Online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice.com.

    Anna, 83, Tracy died Monday, May 19, 2014 at Sanford Tracy Medical Center after a brief illness.  

    Anna Mae was born August 1, 1930 to John M. and Mary E. McCoy in Tracy.  She was baptized and confirmed at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Tracy.  She attended District 38 Country School and graduated from Tracy High School in 1948.  On June 10, 1950, Anna Mae married Roger S. Mickelson at St. Mary’s Catholic Church.  

    Ann Mae worked as a waitress for 33 years at the Mediterranean Club in Tracy.  She also worked for a period of time for Homera, Tracy Country Club, Rignell Hardware and Midwest Supply, all in Tracy.  She retired in April of 2003.  She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and an active member in St. Joseph’s Guild.  She loved watching her soaps, Minnesota Twins, and MN Vikings on TV, and golfing during summers.  She also spent time reading, knitting, playing cards and baking.

    Survivors include children:  Becky Averill of Tracy, Gary Mickelson of Rosemont, Judy (Greg) Bergs of Vancouver, WA, Paul (Paula) Mickelson of Apple Valley, MN, Michael Mickelson of Mesa, AZ, Kelly Villa of Cloquet, MN and AnnMarie Mickelson of Austin, TX; sixteen grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren; one brother Robert (Nora) McCoy; two sisters, Dorothy (Jim) Cain of Tracy and Kathleen (Dick) Kuettel of Roseville, MN.  

    Preceding her in death were her husband, August 3, 1981, parents; son-in-law Gene Averill; daughter-in-law Ceil Mickelson; and an infant brother.