Funeral Services for Linda “Lynn” Meinhardt, 65, of Bettendorf, will be 10:30am Monday, June 25, 2018 at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home, 614 Main Street, downtown Davenport. Burial will be in Davenport Memorial Park. The family will greet friends today (Sunday) from 2:00pm until 4:00pm at the funeral home. There will be an additional visitation Monday at the funeral home from 10:00am until the time of the service. Memorials may be made to St. John Vianney, any animal shelter, or the American Kidney Fund.
Lynn passed away Friday, June 22, 2018 after a brief illness at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City surrounded by her family.
Linda M. Jansen was born September 10, 1952 in Davenport, a daughter of Richard and Margaret (Handel) Jansen. She was united in marriage to Steven W. Meinhardt on October 6, 1973 at Holy Family Catholic Church, Davenport. They have shared almost 45 years of marriage.
Lynn retired from Hy-Vee, 53rd and Utica in 2016.
Lynn had a great love for her family, especially her grandchildren and enjoyed the opportunity to travel and visit them. She cherished her dog, Lady. Lynn also enjoyed thrift shopping, playing bingo, attending plays and musicals at Circa 21 and concerts, and camping and fishing.
Lynn is survived by her husband, Steve, sons, Brian Meinhardt, both of Bettendorf, Jason (Lauren) Meinhardt, Fuquay-Varina, NC, and Michael (Emily) Meinhardt, Ft. Dodge, Iowa; grandchildren: Ezekiel, Maggie, Leighton, Caiden, Aiden, Varity, and Lydia; siblings: Quinten (Laurie) Jansen, Davenport, Jim (Ellen) Jansen, Idaho, and Laurie McIlvain, Chicagoland, Illinois.
She was preceded in death by an infant son, Andrew and her parents.