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Brady Allan Folkens 17

Lyon County Reporter of Rock Rapids, Iowa

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Brookings, S.D. Dec. 21, 2013

Brady Allan Folkens, 17, of Brookings, S.D. passed away Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, at Avera McKennan Hospital, Sioux Falls, S.D.

Services were Dec. 27 at Peace Lutheran Church in Brookings. Burial was Dec. 28 at Riverview Cemetery in Rock Rapids, Iowa.

Brady was born Feb. 25, 1996 in Grand Forks, N.D., the son of Dawn Folkens and John Anderson. He grew up in Rock Rapids until his family moved to Brookings. Brady attended Medary Elementary School, Mick-elson Middle School and Brookings High School.

Brady is survived by his mother and step-father, Dawn and Larry Van Balle-gooyen of Brookings and his father, John Anderson of East Grand Forks, Minn.; two brothers, Travis Fillbrandt of Brookings and Jacob Folkens of East Grand Forks; a sister, Hope Folkens of Brookings; his grandmother, Ruth Anderson of East Grand Forks; two aunts; two uncles; and many other cousins, aunts and uncles.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Jack Anderson; grandmother, JoAnn Folkens and an uncle.

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Original Publication Date: January 1, 2014

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