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“Larry, I was so sorry to hear about Linda's passing. Both David and my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Susan ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: Susan Gitersonke - Portland, OR

“Larry, So sorry to hear of your loss. My sincere condolences to you and your family. God Bless ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Bob Zellman - North Adams, MI

“Our prayers and thoughts are with you and family . Enjoy the menories ZXznk ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Sally Zech Blankenship - MI

“I am so sorry for your loss. I worked with Linda at Cook for many years. Besides being a ton of fun, Linda was also a very kind lady. She was very...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Deb Mensinger - Bridgman, MI

“Larry, Michelle, Russ: I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love you all. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Michelle Muske - Stevensville, MI

“Larry, It is sad that the only way I will get to have contact you is in your sorrow of losing your wife. We only went to school together for two...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Frederick H. Oppenhuisen - MI

“Larry, Michelle, Russ and Matthew,I was shocked to learn the news of Linda's passing. I worked with Linda many years ago at the Cook Plant and loved...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Susan Phillips Paul - SC - friend

“very sorry to hear of your loss, Sue heard of this and pointed it to me, hope all of the rest of your family is ok . I have been meaning to stop in...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: ken sutter - elephant butte, NM

“Larry, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I pray that you can feel God's presence with you in your time of sorrow. Karen (Wedel) Renfro ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Karen (Wedel) Renfro - TN

“Linda was literally a second mom to me as I was growing up. I half lived at her house, she fed me a thousand times, took me to school, to the fair,...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Carolyn (Pihulic) Wilson - MI

“My thoughts and prayers are with the Boelcke family. Linda's beauty lives on through her family and all whose lives she touched. ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Rina Sellers - St. Joseph, MI

“I enjoyed working with Linda at the Cook Plant for many years. She always had a smile & a wonderful laugh. She was very devoted to her family. ...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Joyce Edwards - Boynton Beach, FL

“I worked with Linda in Human Resources at the Cook Plant. We shared many fun times. I know Linda will be greatly missed by her family and friends. ...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Elaine Chartrand - Fort Myers, FL


Linda L. Boelcke, 66, of Stevensville, died unexpectedly Saturday January 14, 2012, at Lakeland Regional Medical Center in St. Joseph.

Friends may call from 6:00- 8:00 PM Tuesday at Starks & Menchinger Chapel; 2650 Niles Road , St. Joseph. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 10:00 AM Wednesday at the funeral home, with Father William Jacobs, Jr. officiating; with burial to follow at Hickory Bluff Cemetery in Lincoln Twp. Memorials may be made to the Humane Society of Southwestern Michigan or Berrien County Cancer Services. Friends who wish to send a condolence may do so at the guest book at www.starks-menchinger.com.

Linda was born on January 21, 1945, to Clarence & Alice (Pagel) Culver in Benton Harbor Michigan. She married Larry Boelcke on August 6, 1966 at St. Bernard Catholic Church in Benton Harbor. She retired from AEP and worked most recently part-time for Dr. Rademacher in St. Joseph. Linda enjoyed playing cards, going to the Casino, vacationing at Lake Charlevoix and spending time with her family. She also loved taking care of her four-legged grandchildren Roxy & Harley.

Survived by her husband Larry of Stevensville; a daughter Michele (Joseph) Miller of Baroda; two sons Russ Boelcke of Baroda, Matthew Boelcke of Benton Harbor; three grandchildren Jenna, Justin and Jacob; a great granddaughter Ayden; a sister Shirley (Robert) Morlock of Watervliet; and a sister in-law Pat Culver of Coloma.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Bob Culver.