Wednesday, May 20, 2015


AGE: 78  

ADDRESS:  617 Cedar Street, Medford; City of Medford Resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH:  9:35 P.M. Tuesday, May 19 at the Aspirus Wausau Hospital where she had been a patient for the past 6 days.

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 2:00 P.M. Saturday, May 23 at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford

OFFICIATING: Father Gerard Willger and Deacon Joseph Stefancin

INTERMENT:  Cremainal Inurnment will take place in Holy Rosary Catholic Cemetery, Medford

VISITATION:  11:00 A.M. until 1:40 P.M. Saturday, May 23 at the Hemer Funeral Home, Medford

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: October 29, 1936 in Whittlesey

EDUCATION: Linda attended Holy Rosary Catholic School and graduated from Medford High School

MARRIAGE: August 18, 1956 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Medford to Ronald H. Kenyon and he preceded her in death on December 27, 1999

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: After high school, Linda worked at a factory in Milwaukee for 2 years. After her marriage, they moved to a couple different communities until settling in Medford in 1971. At this time, Linda worked at Phillips Plastics for a couple of years and then she worked at the Taylor County Memorial Hospital as a nurse’s aide in the O.B. department until her retirement because of health reasons in 1994. Linda enjoyed sewing, knitting, baking, reading and traveling.

MEMBER OF:  Holy Rosary Catholic Church

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Cindie (Mike) Fish of Wausau, David (Kathy) Kenyon of Medford and Jean (Scott) Robinson of Lino Lakes, MN

CHILDREN DECEASED: Richard L. Kenyon on June 25, 1957

# OF LIVING GRANDCHILDREN:  Joshua (Kristen) Robinson, Shanna (Logan) Buhr and Dakota Kenyon  

STEP-GRANDCHILDREN: Alex and Terrance Fish  

GR-GRANDCHILDREN: Caleb Robinson and Sloane Robinson            

SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: John “Jack” (Barb) Dassow of Hartland

BROTHERS/SISTERS DECEASED: Joan Kowalefski, Wanita Bader and Karon Grube

DECEASED FATHER: William J. Dassow 

DECEASED MOTHER: Amelia M. Dassow (Maiden Name: Gebauer)

PALLBEARERS: Grandchildren: Joshua Robinson, Shanna Buhr and Dakota Kenyon

OTHER INFORMATION:  In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Linda’s family to be designated at a later date.
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