Date of Death: January 24, 2019
The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 27th, 2018 at the Hohner Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be held 11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 28th, 2019 at St. Michael’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 7221 Oakland Drive, Portage, MI 49024 with visitation starting at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Paul Naumann officiating.
Following a luncheon at the church, interment will be held at Lower Flatbush Cemetery in Three Rivers.
Linda Hazel Handy, age 71, of Three Rivers went to be with her Lord peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, surrounded by her loving family at Rose Arbor Hospice. She was born on Jan. 29, 1947 in Cleveland, OH, the daughter of the late Cameron and Claire (Denny) Wortinger.
Linda married the love of her life, Ken Handy, on April 15, 1966 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Centreville, MI. Together they raised their children in Three Rivers. Linda was a loving, devoted wife and mother who cherished her family and friends. Raising her children in their younger years, Linda went on to be employed with Dr. Bud Malinowski and then as office manager for Dr. John Schroer in Constantine.
Her loving memory will be cherished by her husband, of 52 years, Ken Handy, of Three Rivers; three children, Rebecca (Christopher) Scheel, Ken Handy, and Daniel (Dawn) Handy; four beautiful grandchildren; her sister, Judy (Bob) Hagelgans, and brother, Loren (Lori) Wortinger; as well as many nieces, nephews and beloved friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be donated to St. Michael Lutheran School or Rose Arbor Hospice. Envelopes are available at the funeral home and church.
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