Weather Forecast


Linda Kirsch

July 28, 1950-April 27, 2011

Linda Rae (Lhotka) Kirsch, 60, of Detroit Lakes, died in her home on Wednesday, April 27, 2011, surrounded by her family and friends after her long battle with cancer.

Services for Linda are set for 2 p.m. Saturday, April 30, in the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Detroit Lakes, with visitation for one hour prior to the service.

Linda grew up in the Waubun area, graduating with the class of 1968. On July 30, 1970 Linda married her high school sweetheart, David Larry Kirsch, and together they raised four sons on their family farm in Waubun.

Linda was one of Jehovah's Witnesses and enjoyed sharing Bible truths with others. She deeply loved her family and found great happiness in spending time with her two granddaughters, Kaylin and Ella. Linda loved her grandchildren, the outdoors, gardening and cooking.

Surviving Linda are her husband, David Kirsch of Detroit Lakes; her four sons, Chris (Celicia), Jason (April), Justin (Alison) and Mat (Laura) Kirsch, all of Detroit Lakes; two granddaughters, Kaylin and Ella; her mother, Jean Lhotka of Mahnomen; and her sister, Susan (Lhotka) Johnson of Fosston.

Preceding her in death was her father, Russel Lhotka.