URBANDALE – Mary Margaret (Fiferlick) Linn, 81, Urbandale, IA, passed away June 17, 2013 at Mercy Hospice. A celebration of her life will be at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, June 22 in the Chapel at Illahee Hills Retirement Community, 8308 Colby Parkway in Urbandale. Mary was born December 5, 1931 in Fort Dodge, IA and was raised in Lehigh, IA where she graduated from high school. She was employed with the Fort Dodge and Lehigh telephone companies as an operator.
Mary was devoted to her family and loved collecting angels. It can be said that she lived her life like one of the many angels she collected. She also had many artistic talents which her family will carry on in her honor. Mary will be remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Her memory will be cherished by her husband of 59 years, Wendell; daughter, Colleen (Neal) Wolf and son, Kevin (Jolene) Linn as well as by six grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and her dog, Fred. She was preceded in death by infant daughter, Mary Angela; her parents and nine siblings.
Arrangements by Brooks Funeral Care in Clive, IA.