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Linda K. Short of Eagle River, Wis., went home to be with her Lord Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at Avanti Health and Rehab Center in Minocqua. She was 69.

Mrs. Short was born Sept. 22, 1943, in Storm Lake, Iowa, the daughter of Jules and Evangeline (Linman) Carstensen.

She enjoyed teaching and volunteering at the Vilas Food Pantry.

Her hobbies included gardening, reading, crafting,

calligraphy and knitting.


She was preceded in death by her parents.

Survivors include her husband, Richard; her children, Ryan (Jodi) of Arbor Vitae, Marion Arndt of Wausau and Alex (Leah) of Milton; her grandchildren, Bryce, McKen­na and Payton Short; her brother, Richard (Linda) Carstensen of West Des Moines, Iowa; and her nieces, Libby Carstensen and Holly (Andy) Green of California.

A celebration of life service will be held Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at 11 a.m. at St. Mary of the Snows Angelican Church with the Rev. James Fosdick officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials will be given to the Vilas Food Pantry.



Tuesday, February 05, 2013 5:21 PM
Last Updated on Thursday, February 07, 2013 7:47 PM

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