Carolyn J. Linzy

Carolyn J. Linzy

Carolyn J. Linzy, 72, of Platteville, died on Sunday, September 2, 2012 at Manor Care Health Services, Platteville.

Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, at the Melby-Bendorf Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery, Platteville. Friends may call from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the Melby-Bendorf Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville. Memorials may be made to the Carolyn J. Linzy Memorial Fund. Online condolences can be made at

Carolyn was born on September 28, 1939 in Waukon, Iowa the daughter of Melvin J. and Ruth E. (Bell Selberg) Anderson. She was united in marriage to Forrest “Hap” Linzy on May 20, 1972 in Janesville, Wisconsin. He preceded her in death on January 6, 2011. Carolyn enjoyed camping and being with her sons and families.

She is survived by four sons, Jeff (Nicole) Knutson of Flower Mound, TX; Brian Knutson of West Tawakoni, TX; Steve (Grace) Knutson of Blanchardville, WI; Scott (Greg Greenwald) Knutson of Chicago; five grandchildren; three sisters, Donna Schuler of Alaska; Darlene Hartkemeyer of Cedar Rapids, IA; Linda (Vic) Villonte of Tucson, AZ; four brothers, Donald (Kyong) Anderson of Tacoma, WA; Odell (Chris) Anderson of Lancaster, PA; Dick (Joan) Anderson of Davenport, IA; Gordy (Pat) Anderson of Cedar Rapids, IA. She was preceded in death also by her parents, son Doug in 2008, two granddaughters in infancy and sister, Shirley Boleyn.