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Linda K. Richter

August 27, 2020
Linda K. Richter
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Linda Kay Richter, 68, passed away on August 27, 2020 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital.  

Born in Rice Lake, Wisconsin, she was the oldest daughter of Clifford "Bud" and Carna Rogers.  She was one of eight siblings, Linda was a graduate of Barron High School in Barron, WI.  On September 15, 1973 she married Jerry Richter.  They met when Linda was in a musical group called, "The Powder Puffs."  Mom played the keyboard for the band from 1971 to 1972.  Jerry and Linda would have three children, Heidi, Samantha and Jason.  They started their life together operating a dairy farm with the Richter family.  They continued dairy farming until early 2006 when health issues forced them to retire. 

Linda was an active volunteer in her community.  She served as an EMT on the local ambulance service for many years.  As a continuing blood donor, she gave 18.25 gallons and will be nationally recognized by the Red Cross.  Linda was also a coordinator for Ruby's Pantry for 13 years. 

Mom had a few jobs off the farm over the years.  She started working at the 300 Club in 1996 and continued working there through three owners. 

Linda enjoyed bowling, sewing and gardening.  She was very close to granddaughter, Savannah. 

She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Jerry Richter; daughters, Heidi (Rick) Stevens and Samantha Otten; and son, Jason (Jess) Richter.  Also survived by brother, Mike (Mary) Rogers and sisters, Kathy (Greg) Hewitt, Wendy (Hal) Minor, Mary (Dean) West, Sheri (Ron) Clark, and Patti (John) Krahenbuhl; many nieces and nephews and 15 grandchildren. 

Linda is preceded in death by her parents, Clifford "Bud" and Carna Rogers; her brother, Greg Rogers; and her son-in-law, Chad Otten. 

A Celebration of Life will be held at the 300 Club in Frederic on Friday, October 16, 2020 from 4 to 8 p.m.  Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 1 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Barron, WI. 

You are invited to leave condolences, memories and photos at .   Arrangements are entrusted to Rowe Funeral Home, 715-327-4475 and the Northwest WI Cremation Center in Milltown.
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Celebration of Life




4:00 PM 10/16/2020 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10/16/2020 8:00:00 PM
The 300 Club

413 Wisconsin Ave. S.
Frederic, WI 54837

The 300 Club
413 Wisconsin Ave. S. Frederic 54837 WI
United States





1:00 PM 10/17/2020 1:00:00 PM
First Baptist Church

321 W. LaSalle Ave.
Barron, WI 54812

First Baptist Church
321 W. LaSalle Ave. Barron 54812 WI
United States

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