Linda Jean Kelle


Linda Jean Keller, 63, of Dodge Center, MN passed away on Sunday, February 5, 2023, at her home surrounded by her family.

Linda was born on May 20, 1959, in New Hampton, Iowa to Louis and Ruth (Gordon) Norman. She graduated from West Concord High School in 1977. She married Thomas Keller on April 8, 1978, at Hegre Lutheran Church in rural Kenyon, MN. Together they had two children.

Linda was a long-time resident of Dodge Center. She worked at Mayo Clinic in Patient Account Services; she was very dedicated to her job. Linda and Tom were members of Faith Lutheran Church in Dodge Center. She enjoyed gardening, shopping, bowling, and especially spending time with her grandchildren she called “Treasures”. She looked forward to her morning coffee on her patio listening to the birds. She was a collector of gnomes and Norwegian items, but most of all she loved being a Mema to her treasures.

Linda is survived by her husband, Thomas Keller; children, Kari Keller of Rochester, MN and Scott (Katie) Keller of Winona, MN; 8 treasures, Maguire, Greyson, Asher, Sabryn, Kyrie, Olivia, Bella, and Michael; siblings, JoAnn (Duane) Kay of Charles City, IA and Janet (Garth) Asprey of Dodge Center, MN; and many extended family.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ruth (Charles) Duncan and Louis (Nancy) Norman; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, February 10, 2023, at Faith Lutheran Church, 308 2nd St NW in Dodge Center, MN with Pastor Jessica Bakken Busch officiating. Visitation will be held from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Thursday, February 9, 2023, at Czaplewski Family Funeral Homes, 25 South Street SW in Dodge Center, MN and one hour prior to the service at the church Friday. Inurnment will be in Riverside Cemetery in Dodge Center, MN at a later date.

To share a special memory or condolence please visit, Czaplewski Family Funeral Homes, 25 South St SW Dodge Center, MN 55927, (507)374-2155. Blessed be her memory.