Linda M. Delvaux

GLADSTONE – Linda M. Delvaux, 73, of 5142 Sharkey 19.9 Lane, Gladstone (Flat Rock), passed away Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born on Oct. 18, 1943, in Escanaba, the daughter of Albert and Ingrid (Lundquist) Anderson. She grew up in Wells and was a member of the 1962 graduating class of Escanaba High School.

On Jan. 25, 1964, the former Linda Anderson flew to Bellflower, Calif., to marry Lester J. Delvaux, who was working construction in California at the time. In January, the couple would have spent 53 years of marriage together.

Linda was known for her kindness and love of life. She worked for 22 years at Peninsula Federal Credit Union, retiring as a loan officer. Linda was very involved with Immanuel Lutheran Church, serving on the Church Council and the Financial Auditing Committee. She also was a volunteer for the Flat Rock School and Booster Club, serving as PTO vice president from 1982 1983 and also treasurer of the Booster Club. Linda enjoyed wintering in Gulf Shores, Ala., with many friends from Michigan from 2002 2014, playing cards with special friends and family, attending band concerts in Ludington Park, and bus trips to various country music venues. She also looked forward to weekends in Green Bay for the Ice Capades, loved to dance and have a good time. Linda cherished time spent with her family, especially watching her grandchildren in their sporting events. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend who will be missed by many.

Linda M. Delvaux is survived by: husband of 52 years, Les Delvaux of Flat Rock; daughter, Dawn (Scott) Hanson of Escanaba; son, Darren (Jenny) Delvaux of Ada, Mich.; grandchildren, Jordan Lanasa, Josh Lanasa, Maddie Delvaux, Drew Delvaux, and Jared Hanson; one sister, Jolaine (Terry) Anderson of Escanaba; one aunt, Elma Thinglum of Escanaba; and many special nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Linda was preceded in death by brother, Dean Anderson; and sister, Donna Anderson.

Visitation will be held from 3 to 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Escanaba. Funeral services celebrating the life of Linda will follow at 4 p.m. Thursday at Immanuel Lutheran Church with Rev. Judy Kincaid officiating. A luncheon will be served afterward in the Immanuel Lutheran Church fellowship area. The Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone are assisting the Delvaux family. Online condolences may be sent at www.andersonfuneralhomes.net.

Linda M. Delvaux

GLADSTONE – Linda M. Delvaux, 73, of 5142 Sharkey 19.9 Lane, Gladstone (Groos area), passed away Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Visitation will be held from 3 to 4 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 10, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Escanaba. Funeral services celebrating the life of Linda will follow at 4 p.m. Thursday at Immanuel Lutheran Church with Rev. Judy Kincaid officiating.

A complete obituary will be in Wednesday’s Daily Press. The Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone are assisting the Delvaux family.

Online condolences may be sent at www.andersonfuneralhomes.net.