She was born on August 20, 1925 in Bloomfield, WI, the daughter of the late Leo and Laura (Robbert) Behm; on August 29, 1943 Linda married Arthur Radichel in Bloomfield. He preceded her in death on February 20, 1987. Linda was a member of Christ Lutheran Church in West Bloomfield, where she served on the altar guild and the sunshine club. She also was a very active member of the Ladies Aid for many years, where she was in charge of the lunch committee. Linda enjoyed picking nuts, gardening, baking and crocheting. She was able to crochet afghans for all of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Linda is survived by her daughter, Marlys (Del) Brey, Poy Sippi; her daughter-in-law, Ann Radichel, West Bloomfield; five grandchildren: Greg (Nicole) Brey, Barb Radichel, Dawn (Jack) Groves, Jill (Jason) Maggio, and Laura DeBord; nine great-grandchildren: Luke, Timothy and Micah Maggio, Gwendolyn and Owen DeBord, Derik Groves, Morgan (Michael) Robinson, Jordan and Jesse Brey; a step-great-grandson, Nathan Ristau; two great-great-grandchildren, Ethan and Arya Robinson; a sister, Alice Niemuth, a sister-in-law, Lynette Hannemann; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Linda was preceded in death by two sons, Roger and LaVan; a brother, Raymond Behm; a sister, Sadie (George) Baehman; and two brothers-in-law, Elmer (Clara) Radichel and Vernon Niemuth.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at 11 a.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, N6412 State Rd. 49, Weyauwega. Rev. John Taggatz will officiate. Burial will be in Concordia Cemetery in West Bloomfield. Visitation will be held on Tuesdsay from 4-7 p.m. at the Lewin Funeral Home, Fremont, and on Wednesday, at the church, from 10 a.m. until the time of service. A memorial fund has been established for Christ Lutheran Church Cushion Fund.