Linda M. Reierson

Born: Monday, October 16, 1961
Passed: Wednesday, September 13, 2017

9/15/2017 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center Chapel 


Linda M. Reierson, 55, of Machesney Park, went to be with her Lord and Savior on September 13, 2017. She was born on October 16, 1961 in Rockford, the daughter of Frank and Agnes (Pope) Guzzardo. She met her husband, Jeff at Northern Illinois University and they married on June 18, 1983. Linda was a selfless and loving mother and wife and passionately loved her husband, children, and grandchildren. She was a member of First Free Rockford and touched the lives of many children as a leader of AWANA. Linda served God with a deep faith that impacted every aspect of her life.

She is survived by her husband, Jeffrey; parents Frank and Agnes (Pope) Guzzardo; children, Nicholas (Katie), Jennifer Underwood (David), Emily, Angela Berge (Noah), Steven, and her beloved grandchildren Daniel, Maria, Seth Reierson, and Isabelle and Lillian Underwood. The family would like to thank the 7th floor Oncology Nurses at Swedes and Northern Illinois Hospice workers for their loving and compassionate care.

Funeral Services will be at 2:00 pm, Saturday, September 16, 2017 at First Free Rockford, 2223 N. Mulford Rd, Rockford. Visitation will be from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Friday, September 15, 2017, at Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center, 3470 N. Alpine Rd., Rockford and also from 12:30 pm to 1:45 pm prior to the service at the church. Memorials may be made to First Free Rockford, First Love International Ministries, or ¬¬¬By Design Ministries International. Burial in Scottish Argyle Cemetery, Caledonia, IL.