Arapahoe, Nebraska

Linda L. Knapp, age 56, of Lebanon, Nebraska, died on Thursday, December 31, 2009 at Good Samaritan Hospital, at Kearney, Nebraska. She was born on June 26, 1953 at Boulder, Colorado to Larry & Jean (Fogelberg) Leslie.

She grew up in Boulder, Colorado and Orange Grove, California. She was a Registered Nurse for many years working in Hospitals and Skilled nursing facilities. On October 29, 1993 she married Ron Knapp. They made the home in Ansley, Nebraska and later in Lebanon, Nebraska. She enjoyed working on crafts, especially scrapebooking.

She was preceded in death by her father Larry Leslie, and one sister.

She is survived by her husband Ron Knapp of Lebanon, Nebraska

                      Mother: Jean Leslie of Boulder, Colorado

                         Sons: Garret Branchaud of Boulder, Colorado

                                  Shane Knapp of Walnut, Iowa

                 Daughters: Dallas & husband Jason Kipper of Lincoln, Nebraska

                                  Beckie & husband Heath Tuttle of Lincoln, Nebraska

                                  Tanya & husband Jason McGee of Fremont, Nebraska

                 Brother: Larry Leslie Jr. of Las Vegas, Nevada

                Sister: Margurite Leslie of Ord, Nebraska

Grandchildren: 6

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Private family burial will be at a later date. Wenburg Funeral Home of Arapahoe, Nebraska is in charge of the arrangements.