Ann Polzin, 84, of Belview died Sunday, April 10, 2016 at her home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 14, 2016 from Grace Lutheran Church in Belview with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held Wednesday, April 13, 2016, from 4 until 7 p.m., at Nelson-Hillestad Funeral Home in Redwood Falls. Visitation will continue at the church on Thursday, from 10 until 11 a.m.
Arrangements are with Nelson-Hillestad Funeral and Cremation Service of Redwood Falls. E-mail condolences may be sent via
Ann Marie Polzin, the daughter of Andrew and Anna (Nader) Vogel, was born January 17, 1932 in Springfield. She grew up in the Springfield area and received her formal education in country school.
On July 16, 1958, Ann married Melvin Polzin in Springfield and they made their home in Evan. The family moved to Vesta in 1970. Ann and Melvin then moved to Estelline, South Dakota in 1980 and later retired in Belview in November 1999. Ann was a homemaker. She loved spending time with her family and enjoyed baking, crocheting, cooking, gardening and canning. Ann was a member of Grace Lutheran Church.
She is survived by her husband Melvin; children Debra (Roy) Freemire of Heron Lake, Judy (Richard) Skoblik of Vesta, Pam (Bob) Winkelman of Belview, Jerry (Kris) Polzin of Marshall, Lori (Brian) Allex of North Redwood, and Scott (Marsha) Polzin of Baltic, South Dakota. Also surviving are 16 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brother Andrew Vogel of Springfield; and sisters Rosella Groebner of Springfield, and Cecelia Wersal of Sleepy Eye.
Ann was preceded in death by her grandson Jacob Allex; and brothers Joseph, Leo, Frank, and Robert Vogel.
Blessed be her memory.