Obituary for Norvell Linneman, 90

July 28,1927 To April 30,2014,

6 to 8 PM, Fri., May 2, 2014 @ Friemonth-Freese FH - Glasgow

Funeral Services
11 AM, May 3 @ Salem Lutheran Church - Forest Green, MO

Salem Lutheran Cemetery

Salem Lutheran Church, Lutheran Hour or Mid Mo Lutheran Hospital Ministry

Forest Green resident, Norvell Linneman passed away at University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia on April 30, 2014. He was 86 years of age. Norvell Eldred Linneman was born on July 28, 1927 in Forest Green, MO to Adolph and Lela (Imgarten) Linneman. Norvell graduated from Glasgow High School in 1946. In 1951, he enlisted in the United States Army. Norvell worked in communications for the First Calvary Division during the Korean War and received two bronze service stars for his honorable service. On November 30, 1957, Norvell married Wanda Sue Day at the Salem Lutheran Church in Forest Green. Together they have enjoyed 56 years of marriage. Norvell was a dedicated farmer most of his life. He was a devout, lifelong member of Salem Lutheran Church, and he was also an active member in the Lutheran Laymen’s League. He is survived by his wife, Sue, of the home; son, Darrell (Connie) Linneman of Springfield, MO; daughter, Linda (David) Huffstedler of Fulton, MO; granddaughter, Nicole (Bo) Mansur of Walker, LA; two great-grandchildren, Logan and BJ Mansur; sister, Enid Guilford of Keytesville, MO; two brothers, Willis (Joneda) Linneman of Fulton and Ronald (Karen) Linneman of Carrollton, MO; sister-in-law, Doris Linneman of Blackwater, MO; he is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, Norvell was preceded in death by one brother, Verdell Linneman and brother-in-law, Bobbie Guilford. Services for Mr. Linneman are 11am, Saturday, May 3, 2014 at Salem Lutheran Church in Forest Green with Pastor Laurence Carlson officiating. Visitation will be held from 6-8pm, Friday, May 2, at Friemonth-Freese Funeral Home in Glasgow. Burial will follow the funeral service at Salem Lutheran Cemetery. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Mid-MO Lutheran Hospital Ministry, Lutheran Hour, or Salem Lutheran Church, in care of