Virginia M. Lindberg, age 88, of Martin Luther Care Center, Bloomington, Minn., went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ and to be reunited with many friends and family members. She grew up in Chicago, Ill., and graduated from Lakeview High School, where she met Richard Lindberg, whom she married after World War II. She and Dick raised their family in Chicago and spent summers in Lake Nebagamon, Wis., and eventually moved up to the lake when Dick retired. There she enjoyed her church, her Garden Club and many friends.
After Dick's death she lived in Minot, N.D., with her daughter and son-in-law, Laurel and Craig Jennings. In November of 2009 she became a resident of Martin Luther Care Center in Bloomington, Minn., where she resided until her death.
She was a Godly mother to Donna (Robert) Blake, Richard (Erna) Lindberg, Laurel (Craig) Jennings; extraordinary Grandma to Kathryn Lindberg, Christian Lindberg, Erik Lindberg, Karen (Benjamin) Tonneson, Brian Jennings, David (Melissa) Jennings; great-grandmother to Logan Taylor and sister to Jean (Donald) Goebelt.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Feb. 12, at 2 p.m. at Martin Luther Care Center Chapel, 1401 E. 100th St., Bloomington.
Private interment: Will be in the Northern Wisconsin Veterans Cemetery, Spooner, Wis.
The family will greet friends Tuesday, one hour before the service. Morris Nilsen Funeral Chapel, Richfield, Minn., (www.morrisnilsen.com), is handling arrangements.