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Linda Yeatman

Linda Yeatman

On the first day of Spring, Heaven received another flower.

Linda Irene (Lamon) Yeatman, 62, of Bemidji was welcomed into heaven on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at Sanford Bemidji Medical Center surrounded by her children near and far in her final days.

A private family ceremony will be held at a later date in Tennessee per her request.

Honorary Pallbearers will be her friends and all the staff from Autumn Hills Assisted Living.

Linda was born April 1, 1950 in Escondido, California, the daughter of Cedric and Marjorie Lamon. She moved to Bemidji in 1983. In 2011, she moved to Autumn Hills Assisted Living where she enjoyed playing cards with her house mates, putting puzzles together, doing arts and crafts, watching NASCAR racing and playing with her grandkids. She especially enjoyed the house cat Licorice who became a very loving 4-legged companion to her.

Linda is survived by her children- Christine (William) Barber of LaFollette, TN, Cheryl (the late Mark) Quick of Madison, FL, Russell (Stephanie Kline) Yeatman of Quarktown, PA, Patricia (Michael) Appelbaum of Middletown, NY, Rebecca (Dustin) Sundvall of Bemidji, MN, Her grandchildren- Christina, Cadence, Amy, Jeremiah, Brian, Nicolas, Leo, Melodee and Mariah, 6 great grandchildren and special friends – Cliff and Betty Westlund of Cass Lake, MN.

She was preceded in death by her parents, son-in-law- Mark G. Quick and very special aunt and uncle – Bryce and Hildur Lamon.

Memorials are preferred to the family in honor of Linda Yeatman at Security Bank USA, 1025 Paul Bunyan Dr., Bemidji, MN 56601.

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