- Local Guide
Linda Lou (Minnich) Luke, 62, of Cridersville, died at 12:47 p.m. Monday, March 5, 2012, at St. Rita’s Medical Center.
She was born on June 8, 1949, in Celina, to Robert E. and Mary Ellen Wallace Minnich, and they preceded her in death.
On Nov. 10, 1973, she married Robert Dean Luke, and he preceded her in death on Feb. 9, 2001.
She is survived by a brother, Robert (Carla) Minnich; three nephews, Austin J. Minnich, Mitchell R. Minnich and Spencer W. Minnich, all of New Bremen.
Mrs. Luke was a homemaker and a 1967 graduate of New Bremen High School.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home in Cridersville, with the Rev. Jerry Wiles officiating. Burial will follow in St. Matthew Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday and one hour before services on Friday at the funeral home.