Linda Karen (Rivet) Fisher, age 79, of Montrose, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, at Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia, after a courageous battle against cancer.
A Celebration of Life gathering will take place Tuesday, Nov. 12 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Iten Funeral Home in Delano, which is handling the arrangements.
Linda was born March 21, 1940, in Concord, MA, to Arthur and Ethel Rivet.
She married Jim Fisher from Rock Island, IL, June 20, 1959, in Bedford, MA. After living in Rock Island, and Onalaska, WI, they settled in Delano in 1970, and raised their five children.
Linda was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.
She is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Jim Fisher; children, Steve (Jan), Ron, Bill (Krista), Sue, and Joanne (Ron); 17 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; brothers Tom (Nancy) and Danny Rivet; sister-in-law Marilyn Bladel; and many nieces and nephews.
Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Ethel Rivet; and step-mother Harriet.