Linda Somerville

Linda Somerville

FAIRMONT — A Celebration of Life visitation for Linda Somerville, 71, of Fairmont, Minn., will be 3:30-6:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. A private family burial will be held at a later date in Lakeside Cemetery.

Linda passed away Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, surrounded by her family at St. Marys Hospital in Rochester, Minn.

Lakeview Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Fairmont is assisting the family with arrangements.

Linda (Winters) Somerville was born July 17, 1946, in Dixon, Ill., the daughter of Orris and Irma (Moeller) Winters. She attended school in Dixon and graduated from Dixon High School. Following her graduation, Linda attended college.

Linda worked at Woodland Manor Assisted Living in Fairmont as an aide where she enjoyed helping those in her care.

In her spare time, Linda enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, drinking coffee and helping others.

Left to cherish her memory are her eight children, Kimberly (Lyle) Kalas of Tracy, Minn., Albert (Deb) Clayton of Rockfalls, Ill., Edward (Shelly) Clayton of Tampico, Ill., Kenneth (Sue) Clayton of Forreston, Ill., Karla (Warren) Anderson of Fairmont, Minn., Kris Morgan of Owatonna, Minn., Michal Olson of Fairmont, and Sue (Jeff) Anderson of Waseca, Minn.; 24 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; one great-great- grandson; siblings, Anna (Randall) Hardy of Des Moines, Iowa, Doris (Vince) Hoyle of Dixon, Ill., and Ronald Winters of Fulton, Ill.; as well as many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Orris and Irma Winters; son-in-law, Larry Morgan; and great-grandson, Zean Salis.