Linda R. Stansberry

September 14, 1956 ~ May 14, 2020 (age 63)


Linda R. Stansberry

September 14, 1956 ~ May 14, 2020

Linda Rae Heck was born on September 14,1956 to Edward and Elsie (Dietz) Heck. She was born in Langdon North Dakota and raised on the family farm just outside of Langdon. She graduated from Nekoma High School and Aakers Business school in Fargo, ND. Linda moved to Gillette Wyoming where she met and married Donald Stansberry of Hastings NE. In 1983 the couple moved to Lincoln, NE

Linda enjoyed working as a Nurses Aide and Medication Aide at Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital in Lincoln, NE. Linda was caring and compassionate and her work allowed her the opportunity to  care for those in need.

She is survived by her Daughter, Dawn Marie Stansberry; Stepdaughters, Chris Van Diest and Sharon Eickhoff; Sister, Janette (William) Bryan; Brothers, Kenneth (MaryEllen) Heck, Donald (Sonya) Heck, David (Donna) Heck and Randall (Lisa) Heck; Grandchildren and step-grandchildren, great-grandchildren and step great-grandchildren. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, her daughter Jennifer Stansberry, her stepdaughter Debra Stansberry and her step grandson, Tony Watson

A visitation will be held on Sunday, May 24, 2020 from 5-8PM at Lincoln Family Funeral Care (5844 Fremont Street). Funeral: Monday, May 25, 2020 at 10AM at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home (5200 R Street). A Graveside service will be held following the funeral at 2 PM at the Kenesaw Cemetery, Kenesaw, Nebraska.  All services will follow current local health directives. 

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May 24, 2020

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Lincoln Family Funeral Care
5844 Fremont Street
Lincoln, NE 68507

Funeral Service
May 25, 2020

10:00 AM
Colonial Chapel Funeral Home
5200 R St
Lincoln, NE 68504

Video is available for this event

Graveside Service
May 25, 2020

2:00 PM
Kenesaw Cemetery
40.6033° N, 98.6583° W
Kenesaw, NE 68956

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