RANDOLPH — Linda Alderson, 64, of Belden died Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011, at Tabitha Journey Home in Lincoln.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Frances Catholic Church here with burial in the Belden Cemetery. Visitation will be 3-8 p.m. Thursday with a 3 p.m. Christian Mothers rosary and 7:30 p.m. parish rosary at the church. Johnson Funeral Home in Randolph is in charge of arrangements. The Revs. John Andrews and Michael Swanton will officiate.
She was born July 1, 1947, at Hastings, the daughter of Donald and Lorraine (Graf) Winkelbauer. She graduated from Randolph High School in 1965 and graduated from Stewarts School of Hair Styling in Sioux City, Iowa, in 1966. After graduation she was employed as a hairdresser at Pat’s Beauty Salon in Wayne in 1966.
Linda married Larry Alderson at St. Jane Frances de Chantal Church, Randolph, on June 3, 1967. She was employed as a hairdresser at Linda’s Salon in Laurel from 1970 to 1978. She owned and operated Country Curl Salon in Belden since 1980.
Linda loved to golf and spend time with her family. She was a member of St. Jane Frances de Chantal Church, Randolph, Parish Council of Catholic Women, Christian Mothers, Belden American Legion Auxiliary and avid supporter of the American Cancer Society.
Linda is survived by her husband of 44 years, Larry Alderson of Belden; three children, Amy and Reggie Arduser and their two children, Josie and Drew, all of Lincoln; Clint and Denise Alderson and their son, Brady, all of LaVista; Katie and Chad Kranau and their two children, Nellie and Jacob, all of Firth; one brother, Loren and Michelle Winkelbauer of Hastings.
Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Donald and Lorraine Winkelbauer.
Music will be by guitarist George Bradley and a duet by George Bradley and Terri Haselhorst.
Pallbearers will be Jim and Jo Kilburn, Dorothy and Russ Jensen, Be and Terry Magdanz, Dick and Bev Hitchcock, Roger and Marian Johnson, Roger and Janet Banks, Neil and Carolyn Lackas, Joe and Janet Groen.
Honorary pallbearers will be Marcia Gray, Suzy Wacker, Verna Mae Dennis, Nancy Ellis, Jan Scott, Gladys Patent, Dee Carroll, Pat Jenkins Rohde, Liz Norvell, Shirley Kuchta.
Online sympathies are at www.johnsonfuneralhomes.net.