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Ned LaRue Lindquist
(03-31-1943 - 08-20-2020)

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Jennifer, I am so very sorry for your loss. I think of you often. Your husband sounds like he was an amazing person. Again, very sorry for your loss. My prayers to you and your family.

August 31, 2020
Micaela Banks, Elgin

I\'m so sorry to hear this about your husband, Jennifer. Firmly believe that he\'s still always with you. Hugs and prayers to you and your family.

August 31, 2020

Oh, how we have loved Ned Linquist in this house. Four children were all beneficiaries of his magnetic teaching. “Mr. Ned” is with His Savior, but he will be dearly missed on earth!

August 30, 2020
The Layne Family, St. Charles, IL

Ned was everything and more as presented in his obituary. His reputation as a history teacher was built over the years. His legacy will live on in the hearts and minds of his students and his colleagues. I deem it an honor to have known and worked with Ned Lindquist. My sympathy goes out to Jennifer and his entire family.

September 01, 2020
Don Thompson, Inverness

Mr. Lindquist you were one of my favorite teachers and I thoroughly enjoyed your classes . I will be honest, I dreaded those Friday political cartoons we had to bring home and figure out over the weekend but now I understand why you felt the need for us to learn about them. Thank you for attending our Hickory Hill class of 1976 picnic , I know it meant a great deal to many of us. Praying for your family during this difficult time. I hope that you will Rest In Peace.

August 29, 2020
Esther (Kaemke) Hayes, Maquoketa, Iowa

Ned will be greatly missed by our family. Hope he’s attending auctions in heaven with my dad! Sending condolences to his immediate family in Illinois!

August 29, 2020
Randy Lindquist, Caden Lindquist , Turlock, California

Mr Lindquist was one of many favorite at Hickory Hill (1969). He made learning history fun and wanting to learn more. He was a very special man, and am sure he will be missed by his close family and friends. RIP

August 29, 2020
Terry Bergum Frank, Elgin

Mr. Linquist’s love for history and teaching were gifts to all his students. I am so grateful that he taught at Hickory Hill. God bless all of his family and friends who are grieving the loss.

August 29, 2020
Roya Stanley

Our lives have been greatly enriched by knowing Ned. His generosity, humility, service and humor were his constant companions. He will be sorely missed. Our thoughts and prayers go to Jennifer and his family.

August 29, 2020
Jeannette & Wayne Russell, Plato Center, IL

Mr. Lindquist was a great history teacher-the most engaging history teacher I have ever had! I still remember some of his stories. He will be greatly missed.

September 03, 2020
Ashley Shabez, Chicago

Mr. Lindquist was a great teacher and my favorite in junior high! He touched so many lives and will be missed. I am sure he is rejoicing in the arms of Jesus now!

September 03, 2020
Vicki Allen (Wallestad), Omaha NE

Mr. Lindquist was such an amazing teacher. He had a true love for education and I always loved going to his class.

September 03, 2020
Kristi (Rossman) Porter

Loved him ! Best if the Best will be dearly missed

September 03, 2020
Dawn franzen ( Lowe), Carpentersville

RIP Mr. Lindquist, and thank you for all the lives you touched through your gift of bringing history to life. Sincere condolences to your family, friends, and students.

September 03, 2020
Ron Prewitt, Kirksville, MO

Mr Lindquist was a great teacher. He made learning fun which in turn made me a better student. I don’t remember many teachers but he is unforgettable. My condolences to his family.

September 03, 2020
Nancy Penny, Hickory Hill 1972, Massena NY

My thoughts and prayers go out to Ned's family and friends. I wished I had gotten to know him better. I pray for comfort and peace, only the Lord can provide, in the days ahead for all who mourn the loss of Ned.

September 03, 2020
Faith Lambrecht, Wnfield

Mr. Lindquist was by far one of the best teachers that I had the pleasure of learning from. He will be missed.

September 03, 2020
Lewis Lamb , Florida

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