Linda Klesmith

Klesmith, Linda M.

Linda M. Klesmith, 58, of Junction City, died Friday, July 5, 2013, at Ministry St. Clare's Hospital in Weston.

She was born on Nov. 20, 1954, in Stevens Point, to the late George and Mary (Kaminski) Isherwood. She had been married to Jerome Klesmith.

Linda was a 1973 graduate of Pacelli High School and a 1977 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point with a bachelor's degree in Education. She taught grade school in the area for many years at both the parochial and public schools. Most recently, she had worked at the Holiday Inn in Stevens Point.

She was a member of both the St. Anne's Society and Sacred Heart Worship Committee at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Stevens Point and also enjoyed playing cards and board games, and doing plastic canvas projects. She loved her cats and especially loved her granddaughter, Hannah.

Survivors include her daughters, Mary Klesmith of Wisconsin Rapids, and Michelle (Dave) Osier of Junction City; brother, Richard (Kathy) Isherwood of Stevens Point; and granddaughter, Hannah.

In addition to her parents, Linda was preceded in death by her brother, Ronald Isherwood.

The Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Stevens Point. The Rev. Alan Burkhardt will officiate. Burial will follow in Guardian Angel Cemetery. Visitation will be at the church on Wednesday from 9 a.m. until the time for Mass. Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home, Stevens Point, is assisting the family with arrangements. For online condolences, please visit


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Published in Stevens Point Journal on July 8, 2013