Linda Louise Fuller, 62
Linda Louise Fuller (nee Zimont), 62, of West Bend, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010, in Tustin, Calif., from her second battle with cancer.
Linda graduated from the University of Illinois in 1969 and became a high school Spanish teacher in Illinois. In 1992 she moved to West Bend and spent the last 18 years as Senora Fuller to students at Kettle Moraine Lutheran High School in Jackson. In 2003, at the age of 56, Linda graduated from Marquette University with a masters degree. Along with her teaching profession, Linda was a devoted mom and faithful servant to the Lord. She enjoyed being a member of Trinity Lutheran Church (ELS) in West Bend.
Linda will be deeply missed by her children, Jinnie (Jeff) King, Jake Fuller, Joanna Fuller, Jessica (Tom) Porter and Jackie Fuller; grandchildren, Easton Fuller, Isabelle and Lucas Porter, Joshua and Anthony Polster and Kloe King. She is further survived by sisters, Sandra Burley, Debra (Donald) Vischulis, Rita (Jon) Ellithorpe; nieces and nephews, Yvonne (Daryl) Mulvany, Matthew (Beckie) Vischulis, Talon (Erin) Ellithorpe, Brighton Ellithorpe and Elyse Vischulis; other relatives and many friends.
Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Leonard and Helen Zimont; and her husband, Arnold Fuller.
Funeral services for Linda will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010, at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1268 Pleasant Valley Road, Jackson, with the Rev. Kenneth Mellon officiating. Visitation will be held on Friday, Feb. 5, 2010, at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel in West Bend, 1420 W. Paradise Dr., from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. and again Saturday at the church from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery.
A special thank you to Dr. Rita Ellithorpe and her staff at Tustin Longevity Center, Tustin, Calif., for their loving care of Linda. Another special thank you to Linda’s KML family for their support during both of her bouts with cancer. May God bless you.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. www.phillipfuneralhome.com.