Samantha "Sammi" Folkens, age 19, of Conroe, TX and formerly of Janesville, died from injuries she sustained in an automobile accident on Monday, Aug. 19, 2013.
She was born in Sioux City, IA on Dec. 11, 1993, the daughter of Michael and Theresa (Ochs) Folkens.
She is survived by her parents, Michael and Theresa Folkens of Beloit; 6 siblings: Matt (Rachel Haas) Folkens of Janesville, Chad Folkens of Texas, Jake Folkens of Texas, Jessie Folkens of Texas, Luke Folkens of Beloit and Mikey Folkens of Beloit; a niece, Lily Folkens of Janesville; grandparents, Tom and Melanie Ochs, and Karen Folkens all of Minnesota; many other extended family and friends. She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Bernie Folkens.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12:00 noon on Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, at ST. WILLIAM CATHOLIC CHURCH with Rev. John Auby officiating.
Interment will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. A visitation will be held on Sunday from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. at SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.