Linda L. Hansen, 62, Walnut, Illinois died on Monday, July 15, 2013, at her home.
Linda was born on December 29, 1950, in Phillips, Wisconsin, the daughter of Emil and Tina (Newman) Podhora. Linda attended and graduated from Phillips High School with the Class of 1969. She was untied in marriage to Richard Hansen on February 13, 1971, in Phillips. They celebrated over 42 yrs of marriage.
She is survived by her husband Richard “Rick” Hansen, of Walnut, Ill., by two daughters: Teena (Abel) Jimmenz, Allen, Tx., and Tanya Hansen, Round Lake, Ill., by three grandchildren; Annie, Eric, and Joel, by two brothers: Tony Podhora, Wausau, Wi., and Harry (Dorothy) Podhora, Phillips, by three sisters: Ida Podhora, Wauwatosa, Wi., Karen Podhora, Phillips, and Susan (Rodney) Wills, Rothschild, Wi., and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and by her niece Jennifer Podhora.
A graveside service will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Monday, July 29, 2013, at the Lakeside Cemetery, Phillips, with Pastor Matthew Arneson of the First Presbyterian Church officiating.
A Memorial Fund has been established.
The Heindl Funeral Home, Phillips is in charge of the local arrangements,