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Linda Dianne Lewis

Linda Dianne Lewis

Linda Letnes Lewis of Hastings, MN passed away on January 3rd 2019 at United Hospital in St. Paul, MN after a six month battle with brain cancer. Linda Dianne Letnes was born on September 12th 1947 to John and Helen (Klemetson) Letnes. She was raised on the Elmwood Farm in Hillsboro, ND, and graduated from high school in 1965. She attended Augsburg College in MPLS, MN and furthered her studies at the University of MN. She married John P. Lewis of Minneapolis, MN, and they lived in Ortonville, MN, Windom, MN and Dubuque, IA before moving to Hastings, MN. Linda is survived by her children Kristina and her husband, Rick, of Chicago, IL, Robert and his wife Charity, of Burnsville, MN, and Michael of Minnetonka, MN; and her grandchildren, Elise, Ritchie, Tylan, Avery and Ally. She is also survived by her siblings, Jerry (Joan) Letnes, Ilene (Ken) Lorenz, Janet Letnes Martin, Steve (Cindy) Letnes, Curt (Peg) Letnes, and Nancy (Richard) Edison; in addition to many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, John, who passed away in 2016, and her parents, John and Helen Letnes. Services will be held on January 12th 2019 at 12:00 noon in the Historic Lakewood Cemetery Chapel, 3600 Hennepin Avenue, MPLS, MN. God bless her memory.