Linda Rieck

Linda Kay Rieck

February 10, 1951 - May 9, 2020
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Linda Kay Rieck (aka Yee Haw), 69, of Clinton Iowa passed away at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics on Saturday, May 9, 2020. Honoring her wishes, cremation rites will be accorded with a celebration of her life taking place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 16 at Lemke Funeral Homes – South Chapel – 2610 Manufacturing Dr. Lemke Funeral Homes assisted the family with arrangements.

Linda was born February 10, 1951 in Savanna, Illinois the daughter of Raymond and Gladys (Vittetoe) Rieck. She was a graduate of Sabula High School.

Linda was united in marriage to Stephen Cram on November 14, 1970. They had two children together, however would later divorce.

Linda had several jobs throughout her life; however, she was most happy as a homemaker taking care of her family.

Linda was a past member of the Clinton Horseman's Association. She loved taking trail rides on her beloved horse - Garzak and attending Equestrian events with him. She also participated in parades and River boat day’s events riding Garzak. Above all, she loved her family very much and will be sadly missed.

Linda is survived by her two children – Chad (Lona) Cram of Ottumwa, IA, Carmen (Matt) Johnson of Phoenix, AZ; five grandchildren – Katie, Cheyenne, Austin, Madison and Nathan; five sisters - Rae Terrock, Ramona Lohberg, Shelba (David) Van Horn, Lannette (Roger) Holmes, Rhonda Pieper; three brothers – James (Jeanne) Rieck, Bruce (Carol) Rieck and Dennis Rieck; with many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Preceding Linda in death are her parents, sister Kristeen and brothers Larry and Frederick.

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    Saturday May 16, 2020 | 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Saturday May 16, 2020 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Lemke Funeral Homes - South Chapel
    2610 Manufacturing DR.
    Clinton, IA 52732
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    Celebration of Linda's Life


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Posted at 05:23pm
With deepest sympathy, Denny and Jo Ann Cram
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Boni Hugunin

Posted at 12:08pm
Sending hugs and prayers of comfort and peace to the family.

Susan Coon

Posted at 10:05am
Our deepest sympathies, for the loss of Linda. We were neighbors, she was fun and full of life. Shirley Baasch and Family.

Dan and Sheralyn Bartels

Posted at 05:19pm
These flowers reminded me of your mom coming in our store like a ray of sunshine. Hugs to you Carmen and your family.
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