Verdene Lindberg, age 94 of Isanti, passed away at her home on October 11, 2017. A Celebration of Life will be held from Noon – 3 P.M. on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Strike Life Tributes in Isanti.
Verdene J. Lindberg was born December 4, 1922 in Goodyear, Arizona to William and Ethel (Dyer) Fountain. When she was 7 years old the family moved to Becker, Minnesota, where she attended school and graduated from Becker High School, Class of 1941. Verdene lived in Dovray, Minnesota, then in Anoka and she moved to Isanti in 1954. She served in many volunteer opportunities including Cambridge Memorial Hospital and their gift shop, wrapping presents for the Isanti County Christmas Project and serving meals at Senior Dining. She also enjoyed playing cards with her Sunday afternoon card club, watching the Twins, playing bingo, cribbage, going to the Casino and she crocheted many afghans for many family and friends.
Verdene passed away peacefully surrounded by her family in Isanti on October 11, 2017 at the age of 94 years, 10 months and 7 days. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husbands, Lester Larson and Hartley Lindberg; 2 brothers and 1 sister. She is survived by her 5 children, Stanley (Carole) Larson of Bethel, Gary (Sandra) Larson of Fayetteville, Arkansas, LaDonna (Ronald) Lundberg of Inver Grove Heights, Lois (Lloyd) Erbaugh of Prior Lake, Randy (Denise) Larson of Isanti; 12 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; 14 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Maxine (Harvey) Coons of St. Francis; and many other relatives and friends. The family gives a special thanks to the Allina Hospice Team for their loving care of Verdene.