Linda Norling, of Mora, passed away on Monday, June 14, 2021 at her home. She was 68 years old.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at 2:00 pm on Sunday, June 20, 2021 at the Akkerman Ingebrand Funeral Home in Mora with Pastor Mike Rue officiating.
MEMORIAL VISITATION will be held 1 hour prior to the service, beginning at 1:00 pm.
INURNMENT will be in the Fish Lake Cemetery in Mora.
Linda Ann Norling passed away on Monday, June 14, 2021 at her home. She was 68 years old.
Linda was born on September 26, 1952 in St Paul, Minnesota to parents Wilbur (Bill) and Anna (Schwartzbauer) Showers. She grew up in St Paul and attended Frank B. Kellogg High School, graduating in 1970.
She met her husband, John Norling, at the Fish Lake Resort near where her family had a cabin and visited regularly. She and John dated for five years before marrying on January 8, 1972. John was enlisted in the Air Force so they made the move to McChord Air Force Base where they raised two children, daughter Tammy, born September 1972 and son Billy, born November 1974. Linda did daycare for many years while at McChord AFB. In 1991, John retired from the Air Force and they made the move back to Mora, Minnesota, where she worked a few different jobs including Owens & Minor and daycare.
Linda is preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her husband, John; children, Tammy (Mike) Arend and Billy (Shari) Norling; grandchildren, Emily, Logan (Mariah), Tyler, Lucas, and Parker; siblings John (Marilyn) Showers, Jan (Mike) Moore, and Marty (Sue) Showers; many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.