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Burns, Linda R.

burns-lindaLinda R. Burns, age 74, of Waupaca, WI passed away suddenly on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital, Marshfield with her family by her side.

Linda was born in Ullin, IL on February 14, 1942, the daughter of the late Charles and Lyda (Baine) Britt. On November 19, 1957, Linda married Edward R. Burns in Cornith, MS and he preceded her in death on March 3, 2012. She worked in various jobs from her early years in the grocery store to manufacturing most recently before retirement. She worked with Ed at Ed Burns Concrete Contractors for many years. Linda enjoyed spending time with family and friends. She had a great love for her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She loved watching them in their sporting events. Her other past time joys were reading, working crosswords and watching “The Young & The Restless”.

Linda is survived by her children: Glenn (Jean) Burns, Snyder, TX; Kimberly (Nathan) Lick, Waupaca, WI and Tracy (Dale) Olson, Indian Trail, NC; her grandchildren: G.J. Burns, Synder, TX; Betsy (Dan) Botting, Manawa, WI; Ryan (Erika Johnson) Lick, Waupaca, WI; Madison Olson, Indian Trail, NC; Mackenzie Olson, Indian Trail, NC; her great-grandchildren: Bryce Bartel, Manawa, WI; Hailey Lick, Waupaca, WI; Cashtyn Botting, Manawa, WI and her special friend: Mike Randles, Whitewater, WI. Linda was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Edward, three brothers, John Britt, Dean Britt and Larry Britt; a sister, Aleta Parker and her nephews.

The Funeral Service will be on Sunday, November 27 at 3 p.m. at the Holly Funeral Home, Waupaca with Pastor Rich Engle, officiating. Burial will be in the Barton Cemetery, Town of Farmington, Wisconsin. Visitation will be on Sunday afternoon from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the funeral home. Holly Funeral Home in Waupaca is assisting the family with arrangements.

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