Wednesday, November 14, 2018



March 9, 1926—November 30, 2017

   TOMAH - Evelyn Grace (Wood) Linenberg, age 91, of Tomah, Wisconsin, passed away Thursday, November 30, 2017, at the Serenity House in Tomah.

   She was born March 9, 1926, in Wyeville, WI, to Charles and Harriet (Woods) Wood.

   Evelyn married Duane Linenberg June 8, 1946; he preceded her in death in 1992. She worked various places throughout her life. She waitressed for many years at the Badger Café as well as working at Schultz Brothers and Ocean Spray. Evelyn loved dancing and genealogy. She was proud of her shot glass collection. She also enjoyed cooking for her family and volunteering with Operation Home Front. Evelyn was a spitfire who will be remembered for her sarcasm; her favorite saying was “Whatever”. She loved her friends and family and will be sadly missed.

   She is survived by her four children, Edward (Pat) Linenberg, David (Mary) Linenberg, Richard (Alice Chase) Linenberg and Cindy (Paul) Marten; eight grandchildren; along with numerous great-grandchildren and step-grandchildren.

   Private family graveside services will be held.

   The Torkelson Funeral Home of Tomah is assisting the family with arrangements.

   Online condolences are available at

Torkelson Funeral Home

Evans Print & Media Group

1302 River Rd.
P.O. Box 252

Sparta, WI 54656-0252

Office Number: (608) 269-3186
Fax Number: (608) 269-6876


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