Linda Marie Lucken
HAUGHTON, LA – Services celebrating the life of Linda Marie Lucken will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 2, 2016 at Hill Crest Memorial Park with Dr. Gevan Spinney officiating. Visitation for friends and family will begin at 1:00 p.m., prior to the service.
Linda was born in Des Moines, Iowa on August 11. 1938. She traveled the world as a devoted military wife ultimately planting roots in Haughton, LA when her husband was stationed at Barksdale Air Force Base in June of 1976. She loved the outdoors, caring for her lawn and ferns and most of all, spending time with her three grandchildren. She touched the lives of so many people and will forever live in the hearts of those she loved.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Cary and Helen Palmer; husband Lt. Col. Herbert Lucken and daughter, Karen Lucken.
Linda is survived by her daughters, Kimberlyn Lucken and Kerri Tynes and husband Joe; brother, Dave Palmer; grandchildren, Will Tynes, Luke Tynes and Kate Tynes. Special thanks to Lisa Welch who Linda loved like a daughter and whose compassion and generosity provided the comfort and support that enabled the family to have peace in her final days.
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Hill Crest Memorial Funeral Home