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Linda Sue Mahlberg

February 10, 1952 ~ October 29, 2018 (age 66)
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Linda Sue Mahlberg, 66, of Sloan, Iowa, received her angel wings on Monday, October 29, 2018, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City.

A funeral mass will be 10:30 A.M. Monday, November 5, 2018, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Salix, with Father Michael Erpelding, Celebrant, officiating. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Catholic Church Cemetery in Salix. Visitation will be 5:00 – 8:00 P.M. Sunday, November 4, 2018, with a scriptural wake service at 7:00 P.M., at the church. Arrangements are under the direction of Rush Family Care Service in Onawa.

Linda Sue was born on February 10, 1952, in Corning, Iowa, to Cecil Charles and Glenna Aileen (Schaffer) Fudge. She graduated from Harlan High School in 1970. She then attended and graduated from the Stewart School of Beauty in Council Bluffs.

She married Randy Mahlberg on January 22, 1972, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Earling, Iowa. To this union, three children were born: Kerry, Bob, and Chad.

Linda owned and operated the Linda Beauty Salon in Earling for many years.

She enjoyed playing cards, shopping, and going on family camping trips. She loved spending time with her family, and especially enjoyed babysitting her grandchildren. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Salix.

Survivors include her husband of 46 years, Randy Mahlberg of Sloan, IA; children, Kerry (Larry “Frog” Brenden) Wood of Salix, IA, Bob (Alicia) Mahlberg of Sloan, IA, and Chad (Mindy) Mahlberg of Sloan, IA; grandchildren, Bo Wood, McKayla Wood, Summer Brenden, Payton Olson, and Dusti Mahlberg; great-grandson, Owen Lewis; sisters, Donna Else of Harlan, IA, and Nancy Walters of Manning, IA; sister-in-law, Kay Olson of Corning, IA; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father, Cecil Fudge; her mother and stepfather, Glenna and Harold Holdren; brother, Larry Fudge; brother-in-law, Vernon Else; and nephew, Tom Else.

Condolences may be left online for the family at www.rushfamilycareservice.com

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