L. Van Handel
March 30, 1941 – June 24, 2020
– Linda, 79, died June 24th in Salem. She was born at home
in Mill City to Walter and Ruth Frank. Linda graduated from
St. Boniface High School and was Prom Queen in 1959. She
married Urban Van Handel on October 3, 1959 in Sublimity.
Linda enjoyed going to Spirit Mountain to play Keno. She
enjoyed traveling to the beach, and taking care of her
grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Linda instilled a
great work ethic in her children, she was the sweetest lady
and loved by everyone. She loved to listen and dance to
music by Alan Jackson. Linda was a member of Immaculate
Conception Catholic Church and the Altar Society.
survived by her husband: Urban of Stayton; children: Cindy
(Ken) Devine of Stayton, Peggy (Ed) Lulay of Stayton and Joe
(Carrie) Van Handel of Sublimity; sisters: Sister Ruth Frank
of Beaverton, Beverly Beatty of Sublimity, Nancy Geraths of
Pendleton and Judy Gleason of Lebanon; brothers: Clement
Frank of Salem, Steve Frank of Stayton, Gary Frank of
Stayton and Ed Frank of Jefferson; seven grandchildren and
Private family services will be
held, with interment in St. Mary Cemetery in Stayton.
Contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
The family would like to thank Kindred Hospice and Salem
Hospital for the wonderful care they gave to her. Serving
the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.