Linda Menge

September 27, 1938 - September 4, 2016
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Obituary

Linda L. Menge, 77, of Belvidere, IL, went to be with the Lord, Sunday evening, September 4, 2016. She was born September 27, 1938 in Rockford, IL, daughter of Lewis and Alice (Barber) Russell. She married the love of her life, Donald Menge on March 9, 1958 in Rockford, IL. Linda was a devoted member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Belvidere, where she formerly served on the Ladies Guild. She was a Republican Election Judge for many years. Linda was a homemaker who loved tending to her roses, and was an antique enthusiast. Linda had a passion for being a volunteer for F, where she logged more than 6,000 hours of service. She enjoyed reading her “Birds in Bloom” magazine, and watching for cardinals and blue jays in her yard. Linda is loved and will be missed by her husband, Donald; children Rick (Deb) Menge, Kathleen Callahan, and Karen (Steven) Bryan; grandchildren, Jacob and Jeremy Bryan, Timothy and Kyle Callahan, and Jonathan and Elana Menge; sisters, Diane Foster, and Judy (Gene) Ferling; as well as special neighbor and friend, Linda Castro. She is preceded in death by her parents, daughter, Kim Menge, and son-in-law, Chuck Callahan.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, September 12, 2016 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1045 Belvidere Road, Belvidere, IL 61008 with Rev. Allan Buss officiating. Visitation will be held from 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.on Sunday, September 11, 2016 at the church. Memorials may be made in Linda’s name to Immanuel Lutheran School. To light a candle or share a condolences, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, September 11, 2016

Time: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Immanuel Lutheran Church

Address:

1045 Belvidere Road, Belvidere, IL, 61008

Visitation will be held from 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.on Sunday, September 11, 2016 at the church


Service Information

Date: Monday, September 12, 2016

Time: 10:30 am -

Immanuel Lutheran Church

Address:

1045 Belvidere Road, Belvidere, IL, 61008

Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, September 12, 2016 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1045 Belvidere Road, Belvidere, IL 61008 with Rev. Allan Buss officiating


Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, September 12, 2016

Highland Garden of Memories

Address:

9800 Highway 76, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Burial in Highland Garden of Memories


Memorial Information

Memorials may be made to Immanuel Lutheran School in Linda’s name


 

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Born: September 27, 1938
 
August 1, 2010
Wedding in WI
Wedding in WI
Died: September 4, 2016

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Terri Bullard posted on 9/7/16

So very sorry for your loss. Linda will be missed. Prayers for strength and peace.

 

[email protected] posted on 9/10/16

She will be missed by all.Really enjoyed our Christmas Exchange we had for many years at steam plant with Breakfast group. Lots of love and hugs to the family who was Blessed with The Best.

 

John and Donna Bates posted on 9/10/16

We are so sorry for your loss. Healing thought and prayers to all family and friends. Linda will be so missed, know it is suppose to be comforting to say she is in a better place, but hearts are still hurting over this great loss.

 

Andy & Ruthie Palmer posted on 9/8/16

Our prayers go out to the Menge family. Linda will be truly missed.

 

Andy & Ruthie Palmer posted on 9/8/16

All our prayers go out to the Menge family. We feel blessed to have had Linda in our lives.

 

Russ & Johnna Menge posted on 9/8/16

Our thoughts are with you and we ask for God's comfort and blessing upon your family during this time. She will be greatly missed.

 

Paul Hartridge posted on 9/8/16

Linda was a lovely woman who I had the pleasure to have known if only for a few years. Love and best wishes to Don, Ric, Kathy, Karen and all the family. Paul ( Australia )

 

Bobbie & Jim posted on 9/7/16

Prayers are with you and the family Donny. Love you all.

 

Dennis & Sally posted on 9/7/16

Our family has lost a dear lady. She was a great person and will be missed by many. God grant peace and comfort to Donnie and family.

 

Bonnie Cooper posted on 9/12/16

Karen & Steven, So sorry for your loss. Sending our thinking of you condolences for you and your family. Love you Bonnie & Byron Cooper

 

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