Linda M. Fixsen age
58 of Wabasso passed away Saturday February 2, 2008 at the Rice
Memorial Medical Center in Willmar. Memorial services will be held
at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in
Wabasso. Visitation will be held on Monday from 4:00 – 7:00
p.m. at the Redwood Valley Funeral Home in Redwood Falls. Visitation
will continue one hour prior to services at the church on Tuesday.
Interment is in the church cemetery. The Redwood Valley Funeral
Home is handling the arrangements.
Linda M. Fixsen was born June 27, 1949 in Redwood Falls, Minnesota
to William and Mary Ann (Frank) Krueger. She attended country school
district 67 for one year before it closed. She then attended Sanborn
Public School, graduating in 1967. She then received her Associates
Degree from the University on Minnesota in Minneapolis. Linda worked
at Norwest Bank, later Minnesota Valley Bank in Redwood Falls. In
the summer of 1969, Linda was united in marriage to Tom Brandt.
To this union, they were blessed with three children. Linda worked
at the Southwest Minnesota ELCA Synod Office in Redwood Falls for
19 years. In February 1993, she was united in marriage to Jeffrey
Fixsen at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in Wabasso. Together
the couple made their home near Wabasso where she has resided since.
She was a member of St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church where she
served on the church council for 6 years. Linda was an avid reader.
This past year, she read the entire Bible. She enjoyed shopping,
gardening and spending time with her friends and family, especially
her three granddaughters.
Linda is survived by her husband Jeff of 15 years; children: Nathan
Brandt and wife Kari of Wabasso, Adam Brandt of Wabasso, and Alyssa
Krieger and husband Trevor of Billings, MT; granddaughters: Hailey
& Reagan Brandt and Olivia Krieger; mother Mary Ann Krueger
of Redwood Falls; sister Janice (Gene) Fenske of Redwood Falls;
brother Wayne (Beth) Krueger of Park Rapids, MN and many other relatives
She is preceded in death by her father William.