Zoe Mikaela Tostenson
Zoe Mikaela Tostenson was born on September 27, 1999, in Alexandria, Minnesota the daughter of Brad and Kim (Adcock) Tostenson. She grew up in Evansville and attended Ashby Elementary School. The family moved to Wheaton where Zoe finished elementary and middle school. After middle school they moved to Alexandria which has always been a community Zoe loved. The area lakes and cruising down Broadway were her happy places. Zoe & her dad climbed inspiration peak every year for her birthday.
Zoe will be remembered for her magnificent heart as she never failed to help someone out no matter what her problems were. She had a radiant smile that lit up any room and a laugh that was contagious. Her signature trademark was her beautiful, long red hair. Her true passion was gymnastics and children. Her favorite movie was Lorax as she was all about saving the trees and preserving nature.
Zoe died on Sunday, May 23, 2021 as a result of an automobile accident. She is survived by her parents: Brad & Kim Tostenson; brothers: Bart, Zach, Dylan; grandparents: Judi & Alan Olson; Don & Yolanda Tostenson plus numerous extended family members, including aunts and uncles Kyle Tostenson of Minocqua, WI, Kim Kraemer, Karen Kraemer, and Kelly (Chris Johnson) Kraemer all of Glenwood, Bob Kraemer Jr and Michelle, Bill and Sue Kraemer, Rich and Erica Kraemer all of the Twin Cities area, Lois & Shelly Kuiper of the Twin Cities, Sue & Brian Stendel of Owatonna, MN, Ron & Sue Dennis of Lebanon, MO, and many, many cousins. Blood relationship was never a requirement for membership in her herd, only love.
She is preceded in death by her grandparents: Mel & Lou Adcock, grandpas, Bob Kraemer, Charles Young.
Visitation will be held on Friday, May 28, 2021, 5:00 – 7:00 PM at the Anderson Funeral Home. Visitation will continue on Saturday, May 29, 2021, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. at Anderson Funeral Home with a Memorial Service at 11:00 a.m. For those unable to attend the service will be livestreamed. Following the memorial service everyone is invited to a buffet lunch, hosted by her grandmother, at Backroads in Evansville. In lieu of flowers please plant a tree for Zoe.