MOUNT HOREB-Linda L. Gerber, age 82, of Mount Horeb, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 15, 2018, at Agrace HospiceCare.
She was born on Jan. 23, 1936, in Madison, the daughter of the late Delbert and Susan (Paulson) Bender. Linda grew up in the Madison area and graduated from Madison Central High School. She married the late Peter Joseph Gerber in September of 1955. Linda loved animals, especially her cat, Bella. She was a very generous person and donated to many charities. Linda was funny and loved traveling and playing euchre.
If asked what her favorite trip was she would respond, "Alberta, Canada." Linda liked gardening and all kinds of puzzles and especially loved her family get togethers. Linda is survived by her brothers, Richard (Dixie) Bender of Ridgeway and Donald (Joanne) Bender of Madison; sisters, Arlene Patzer of Madison and Sharon (Will) Wills of Thousand Oaks, Calif; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and beloved son, Daniel Gerber.
A celebration of Linda’s life will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL AND CREMATION CARE, 5203 Monona Drive, Madison, from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 21, 2018. A special thank you to Agrace HospiceCare and Ingleside Manor for their loving care.
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