Linda M. Tjosvold (nee Brier), age 73, passed away Nov. 11, 2020, at Founders Ridge Memory Care Unit in Bloomington, after her eight year battle with Alzheimer’s disease.
She was born Aug. 6, 1947, and was raised in Delano, MN. She attended St. Peter’s Grade School and graduated from Delano High School in 1965.
After high school, Linda went on to earn a bachelor’s degree in psychology and sociology from the College of St. Teresa’s and the University of Minnesota- Morris.
Following graduation, Linda lived in western Europe for a couple years. She worked odd jobs and just traveled from place to place, while exploring.
Linda was a strong and independent woman who created a successful residential cleaning business while raising her two daughters.
Linda loved to travel, entertain at her home, attend the theatre with friends, and work in her beautiful garden.
Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Donald and Delores, and her sister, Kathleen.
She is survived by her daughters, Kathleen and Sara, and her granddaughter, Ashley.
A celebration of her life will take place in spring 2021.
Cremation Society of Minnesota is serving the family.