Alyssa Vollmer, 16, Sioux Falls, S.D., died Feb. 23, 2013, near Sioux Falls.
Alyssa Christine Vollmer was born Aug. 28, 1996, in Sioux Falls, to Jim and Julie Vollmer. She attended Trinity Baptist Church and was currently a sophomore at Sioux Falls Christian School. She loved sports and lettered in volleyball, basketball, and track. She currently was the president of her sophomore class and part of the Argus Leader Honor Roll.
Alyssa is survived by: her sister, Brittany Joy Vollmer, who attends Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa; along with numerous other relatives and friends.
Visitation, with family present: Will be held at Sioux Falls Christian High School today, Feb. 28, 2013, from 5 to 8 p.m.
Funeral: Friday, at 11 a.m., in the Sioux Falls Christian High School gymnasium. Following the service, the burial will take place at Woodlawn Cemetery, Sioux Falls.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, a fund has been established to assist Brittany Vollmer with future education-related expenses. Checks can be made payable to: Brittany Vollmer Fund, c/o Northwestern College, 101-7th S. SW, Orange City, IA 51041, or to Sioux Falls Christian Schools, 6120 S. Charger Circle, Sioux Falls, SD 57108.
(Heritage Funeral Home, Sioux Falls)