Alyssa Christine Vollmer, 16, was born on August 28, 1996, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota 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.
Visitation, with family present, will be held at Sioux Falls Christian High School on Thursday, February 28, 2013, from 5:00-8:00 pm with the funeral on Friday at 11:00 am in the high school gymnasium. Following the service, the burial will take place at Woodlawn Cemetery.
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 Street SW Orange City, IA 51041 OR Sioux Falls Christian Schools 6120 S. Charger Circle Sioux Falls, SD 57108.www.heritagesfsd.com