AKKERMAN INGEBRAND FUNERAL HOME – MORA
Agnes Bankers, of Mora, passed away on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at the St. Clare Living Community in Mora. She was 84 years old.
FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at 11:00 am on Thursday, August 9, 2018 at the Akkerman Ingebrand Funeral Home in Mora with Rita Clasemann officiating.
VISITATION will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
INTERMENT will be in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Mora.
Memorials are preferred to the Cancer Society.
Agnes Josephine Bankers, of Mora Minnesota, passed away on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at the St. Clare Living Community in Mora. She was 84 years old.
Agnes was born on August 22, 1933 to James and Annie (Kral) Tatro in Montgomery, Minnesota. She grew up on a farm and spent her life in the Mora area along with 4 siblings. She attended Warman and Mora schools. She was united in marriage to Raymond Bankers on September 5, 1952. Through this union 5 children were born and raised in unison on their dairy farm in the Mora area.
Throughout the years, Agnes was a wonderful homemaker taking care of the children, gardening and craftwork. Agnes had such a warm and caring soul. She spent many hours volunteering at St. Mary’s Church, St. Martha’s Mission Circle, History Center and Seven County Senior Federation. Agnes enjoyed creating photo albums, listening and dancing to polka music.
She was preceded in death by parents; brothers, Richard and Harvey Tatro; sister June Petrin; husband Raymond; and daughter Debra Smith.
She is survived by and will be dearly missed by sons, Ted (Kim) Bankers, Steve (Sandy) Bankers; daughters, Paulette Bankers, JoAnne (Randy) Golly; sister Donna Johnson; 11 grandchildren, Chad, Gabe, Tim, Rebecca, Melissa, Dusty, Nick, Garey, Danny, MeeRa and Dylan; 19 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandson; numerous nieces and nephews.