Burt C. Linquist, Sr., 71

Burt C. Linquist Sr., age 71, of Mayer, passed away Saturday, April 4, 2015, at the Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia.

He was born Nov. 1, 1943, in Minneapolis, the son of Alfred and Rachel (Howarth) Linquist Sr.

Burt was preceded in death by his father, Alfred Sr. and Rachel Linquist; and a brother, Alfred Linquist Jr.

Burt is survived by his loving wife, Judy (Brist) Linquist; children Rusty “Burt” (Suzie) Linquist of Arkansas, Heidi (Cary) Thaemert of Mayer, and Jeffery (Carrie Ann) Linquist of Lester Prairie; grandsons Cole Thaemert, and Clay Thaemert; nieces, nephews, and cousins in Vermont; his pets, Suzee and Luckee; and other relatives and friends.

Burt was an avid fisherman, and loved to go camping.

A memorial service took place Friday, April 10 at 10 a.m. at the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia, with the Rev. Dave Hanson officiating. There was visitation one hour prior to the service.

Arrangements were handled by the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia.

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