Annie V. Buesgens, age 92, of Waconia, passed away Monday, Dec. 9, 2019, at New Perspective in Waconia.
She was born Aug. 28, 1927, in Waconia, the daughter of Thomas and Rosella (Worm) Rademacher. Annie was baptized and confirmed at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Waconia.
She was united in marriage to Germain Buesgens Nov. 20, 1945, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Waconia, by Father Albert Heer.
Annie enjoyed playing cards, bingo, and gardening, and liked to quilt and weave rugs. She always had a good time at the family cabin, and was an excellent cook, preparing meals for her family and friends.
Annie belonged to the Daughters of Isabella, and the Homemakers Group.
She was an Avon representative for 34 years, employed at Tonka Toys for 20 years, and was a dietary cook at Ridgeview Medical Center for 20 years.
Annie was preceded in death by her husband, Germain; sons Dennis Buesgens and Jerry Buesgens; parents Thomas and Rosella Rademacher; brother Norbert Rademacher; sisters Elaine Rademacher, and Mary Jane Laumann; and brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Gerald Engelen, Bernard Laumann, Barb Rademacher, and Laura Mae Rademacher.
She is survived by her loving family: children and spouses: Roger and Bonnie Buesgens of Waconia, Dianne and William Kopp of Eau Claire, WI, Nancy and Bill Lachermeier of Winsted, Mike and Crystal Buesgens of Mayer, Roseanne and Brian Scott of Winthrop, Richard Buesgens of Tacoma, WA, and Germain Jr. and Brenda Buesgens of Waconia; daughters-in-law Debra Buesgens, and Laurie Buesgens, both of Waconia; and grandchildren Chad and Nikka Buesgens, Cindy and Jay Schwindt, Sarah and Jeff Gothmann, Jessica and Chris Fisher, Chris and Janelle Kopp, Michael and Jordan Kopp, Lisa and Chad Burr, Belinda and Jeremy Rosckes, Brian and Amanda Buesgens, David and Nancie Lachermeier, Philip and Jen Lachermeier, Angie and Eric Bachinski, Amy and Dan Graeber, Darla Tielke, Gilbert and Trina Hill, Courtney and Cole Johnson, Kari and Luke Graham, Whitney and Ben Kortuem, Josh Scott and Tiffany, Amanda Duncan, Melissa and Daniel Brigden, Mikaela and Adam Seelye, Cameron Buesgens, Dillion Buesgens, and Jared Buesgens.
Annie is also survived by 44 great-grandchildren; sisters Arlene Engelen of Waconia, and Agnes (Ed) Kohman of Faribault; brothers John Rademacher of Hill City, Marvin (JoAnn) Rademacher of Waconia, Tom (Annie) Rademacher of Cologne, and Ron (Rita) Rademacher of Waconia; sister-in-law Lorraine Buesgens of Chaska; nieces, nephews; and other relatives and friends.
Memorial Mass of Christian Burial took place Monday, Dec. 16 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Community in Waconia with Father Stan Mader as celebrant of the Mass. There was a gathering of family and friends at the church from 8:30 a.m. until the time of the Mass. Interment was at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.
Annie’s grandchildren were her urn bearers.
Arrangements were with the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia; www.johnsonfh.com.