MIDDLEBURY — Mary K. Volkert, 95, longtime resident of Middlebury, died December 25 at Porter Medical Center.
Daughter of Emil and Bertha Voecks, she was born in Appleton, Wis. She attended local schools and also graduated from Lawrence University in Appleton in 1939. This is where she met her husband-to-be, Erie T. Volkert, and where they discovered so many common interests in music, theatre, and the arts that continued throughout their lives.
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