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“Linda Collier was a precious woman and friend. She was always humble, kind and encouraging. She was an excellent teacher with love for her students....Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Betty Sweeney - DeForest, WI

“What a kind, considerate and loving friend Linda was! We shared the same family values and faith in our Lord and Savior which was such a blessing to...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Joyce Schupp - Washington, IL

“We are so sorry for your loss. Thinking and praying for your family. ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Jerry and Kathy Fitzpatrick - WI

“Lon, my heart goes out to you, God is with you and your family ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Peg Crawford Juetten Hanson - WI

“Linda raised a wonderful son when she raised Tim. He is now my son-in-law, a beloved member of my family. Linda was a very patient and kind person,...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Wendy Sellers - Grand Rapids, MI

“So sorry for your loss. Linda was a classmate of mine at Triopia. She was always kind and smiling. Praying for her family. God bless you all. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Nancy Poffenberger - Rochester, IL


Linda Sue Collier, age 67, passed away at home on January 13, 2020, due to complications from Inclusion Body Myositis. Linda was born on January 13, 1953, to Omer E and Pearlie (McDonald) McDannald in Pike County, IL. She married Lon Collier on June 30, 1975 in Columbia, MO.
Linda taught 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade at Calvary Baptist Christian School. She also worked at the Heritage House Smorgasbord Restaurant owned by Charles Collier.
She is survived by her husband Lon; mother Pearlie; 6 children, Nathan (Kristen) of Rome, GA, Daniel (Jessica) of Milwaukee, Benjamin (Lisa) of Pittsburg, Pa, Timothy (Brooke) of Grand Rapids, MI, Jonathan of Madison and Amanda (Ethan) DeLong of Milwaukee; 11 grandchildren Samuel, Elijah, Emmett, Reid, Ezra, Sophia, Audrey, Hazel, Gus, Walter, and Maeve; 5 brothers Loyd (Dixie) McDannald, Steven (Opal) McDannald, Wayne (Linda) McDannald, Tom (Kelly) McDannald and John (Lynette) McDannald; 1 sister Melissa (Jeff) Kaffenberger.
She is preceded in death by her father.
A Funeral Service will be held at 12 p.m. on Friday, January 17, 2019 at Tuschen-Newcomer Funeral Home, 302 Columbus St. in Sun Prairie. Pastor Joe Steinke will preside. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the Funeral Home on Friday. Burial will be at Roselawn Memorial Park in Monona.

Tuschen-Newcomer Funeral & Cremation
Sun Prairie 608-837-5400
www.newcomerfh.com