Tami Jean Vokoun – Albert Lea Tribune

Tami Jean Vokoun, 43, of Good Thunder, formerly of Albert Lea, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 19, 2022.

Tami Jean Vokoun

Tami was born on September 19, 1978 in Albert Lea, to Ronald and Pamela Vokoun.

She was a life member of the Lutheran Church of Oakland. She was baptized and confirmed there. She also attended Sunday School, Luther League and sang in the choir. She also made a few trips through the church. She was a member of the Moscow 4-H club. She loved showing off her dog, Midget. She also showed many other projects. The last 2 years of 4-H she also showed her horse, Blaze.

She graduated from Austin Public Schools in 1997. She attended Riverland Community College where she earned her associate degree. She then attended Ridgewater College in Wilmar, MN, where she earned an Associate of Applied Science degree in Veterinary Technology. She interned at the Carriage House Animal Hospital in Kasson, MN where she was later hired. She also worked at Wakefield Pork, Inc. in Winnebago. She then worked at South Central Pet Care in Albert Lea. She was currently working at the All Pets Veterinarian Clinic in Mapleton, MN. His first job was at Kmart in Austin.

She really enjoyed her job as a veterinary technician. She loved working and helping animals. She enjoyed horseback riding, fishing, kayaking, snowmobiling, playing darts and pool and her new sport was learning to paddle.

She is survived by her parents, Ronald and Pamela Vokoun, of Albert Lea MN; one sister, Theresa Vokoun, of Austin MN; one brother, Tim Vokoun, of Austin, MN; two nieces, Izibel Vokoun and Bryanna Vokoun; two nephews, Isaiah Grindeland and Sam Vokoun; her significant other, Jason Huber, of Good Thunder, MN, son, Hudsyn, and daughter-in-law, Zoey; maternal grandmother, Henrietta Lysne; aunts and uncles, including Wayne and Violet Kearns of Byron, MN, Darwin and Barbara Lysne, of Albert Lea, MN, Gerry and Angela Cecci, of Wesley Chapel, FL, David and Barb Solland, of Albert Lea, MN, Mark and Brenda Ronquist of Owatonna, MN, and Mark Lysne of Wesley Chapel, FL; and numerous cousins ​​and great-aunts and uncles.

She was predeceased by her maternal grandfather, Maurice Lysne; paternal grandfather, Robert Vokoun; grandparents, Ralph and Patricia Solland; Great grand-parents; great-aunts and uncles; and his beloved horse, Blaze.

Visitation will be held at the Oakland Lutheran Church, 22042 850th Ave Albert Lea MN on Wednesday, July 27 from 4-7 p.m. The funeral will be Thursday, July 28 at Oakland Lutheran Church beginning at 2 p.m. with a one-hour visitation prior to the service.

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