Susan Fox Linn, 61, of Sheboygan passed away peacefully with family beside her on Sunday morning, November 21, 2021 at Aurora Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center.
Sue was born on July 29, 1960 in Oconomowoc the oldest of seven children born to Bernard J. and the late Donna G. (Stickler) Fox. She attended school in Sarona, WI, St. Francis de Sales Catholic School in Spooner, WI and graduated from Spooner High School in 1978. She furthered her education at Viterbo University in LaCrosse attaining a Bachelor of Science Degree in nursing. She started her career in the cardiac department of St. Luke’s Medical Center in Milwaukee, later moving to Lutheran Hospital in LaCrosse. Following her marriage to William Linn on April 30, 1988 in Spooner she was a nurse at the Spooner Community Hospital and when they moved to Sheboygan in 1990 was at the Plymouth Hospital and at the time of her death the Aurora Sheboygan Clinic in OB-GYN. For a brief time she suspended her career to be a full time mom to her three children, Becca, Alex and Rachel. She supported her children in whatever road they took, soccer, cross country, softball, various musical instruments and their higher education. She enjoyed family vacations and camping no matter the weather, she would always say we are not home or working we are out together as a family and that is what is important. Her pastimes were many, sewing, gardening, Sudoku or crossword puzzles. She will always be loved and remembered as one of the most kind, selfless, fiercely strong people this world has seen. She will be dearly missed.
Sue was a member of St. Dominic Catholic Church in Sheboygan,
Sue is survived by her three children, Rebecca Linn of Ft. Myers, FL, Alexander Linn of Sheboygan and Rachel Linn attending school in Lansing, MI; her husband, Bill; her father, Bernard Fox of Mauston; her brothers and sisters, Daniel (Kim) Fox of Rice Lake, WI, Thomas (Patty) Fox of Shell Lake, WI, Louise (Kent) Hebel of Westby, WI, Pamela (David) Doty of Houston, TX and Janet Fox (Travis Schnick) of River Falls, WI. Nieces, nephews and many other relatives further survive. She was preceded in death by her mother, Donna Fox, a brother, Patrick Fox and other family.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 7 PM on Friday, November 26 at St. Dominic Catholic Church with Fr. Mark Brandl as celebrant. Burial will be next to her mother and brother in Calvary Cemetery, Spooner. Family and friends may gather at the church, N. 21st and Geele Ave, Sheboygan on Friday evening from 4:30 pm until the time of Mass at 7 pm.
Sue’s family would like to extend their appreciation to the doctors and nursing staff at Aurora Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center, which had been her home for the past three months, and Bay Care Medical Center in Green Bay for the continual smiles, cheerful conversation, comfort and personal care given to her. Also to her family for their visits and calls but especially to LuAnn, a nurse she worked with, for her strength, care and wisdom visiting her and keeping her social calendar for those who wanted to visit.
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