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Linda Dose

Linda Dose, age 73, of Aurora, passed away Tuesday, March 9, 2021, at home.

A Memorial Service will be held at 10:30 A.M., Friday, March 12th at Zion Lutheran Church north of Hampton. Rev. David Feddern will officiate. Inurnment will be in the Zion Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 - 7 P.M., Thursday at Higby-McQuiston Mortuary in Aurora. The service will be livestreamed on www.zionhampton.com then click on the Livestream icon. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Zion Lutheran Church, Cross of Christ Church or the York General Foundation for the benefit of the Dialysis Center. Condolences may be e-mailed to the family through the mortuary website at www.higbymortuary.com.


Linda Dose, the daughter of Arnold and Colene (Christiansen) Heiden was born at York, Nebraska on September 12, 1947 and passed away in Aurora, Nebraska on March 9, 2021, at the age of 73.

Linda grew up in Hampton, graduated from Hampton High School in 1965.

On January 21, 1966, Linda married Robert Dose at the United Lutheran Church in Hampton. They raised their three daughters, Sheila, Sherri and Sarah on a farm near Hampton. Linda was a dedicated farm wife and mother. She later worked at the Aurora News-Register. Linda and Bob moved to Aurora in the fall of 2013.

Linda was active in her church, sang in the choir and participated in Ladies Aid. She was involved in her extension club and enjoyed golfing, canning, sewing, cross stitch, traveling for recreation and to visit her family.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Those who remain to cherish her memory are her husband of 55 years, Bob of Aurora; 3 daughters, Sheila (Jason) Schneider of Aurora, Sherri (Blake) Sanderson of Sioux City, Iowa and Sarah (Jordan) Howard of West Des Moines, Iowa; 6 grandchildren, Maggie Schneider of Kansas City, MO, Alexis Schneider of Omaha, Corrie Schneider of Lincoln, Curtis and Jack Sanderson of Sioux City, Iowa and Max Howard of West Des Moines, Iowa. She is also survived by her sister, Lois (Richard) McClain of Austin, Texas; brother, Dan (Sue) Heiden of Hampton and many nieces, nephews, and other family members and friends.

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