Linda Marie Karnes, 73, of Aitkin, passed away Monday, December 20, 2021 in Cuyuna Regional Medical Center, Crosby. She was born January 17, 1948 in Monticello to Anthony and Vera (Davis) Diedrich. Linda graduated from Monticello High School. She was united in marriage to Gary Karnes on October 10, 1970 in Monticello. Linda enjoyed cooking, crocheting, taking trips, camping and especially spending time with her family.
Linda is preceded in death by her parents; 4 siblings.
Linda is survived by her husband, Gary Karnes; children, Tammy Schwietz and Steven Karnes; grandchildren, Katie Schwietz, Tim (Sam) Karnes and Avianna Karnes; siblings, Pat, Kenny, Grace and Barb; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Services will be Wednesday, December 29th at 11 AM in Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home, Aitkin with Pastor Dallas Smith officiating. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home. To sign the guestbook online, go to: www.srtfuneral.com. Arrangements are with Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Aitkin.
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