Mankato Linda Lea Gumto, age 67, of Mankato, formerly of Winnebago, died Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013, at Mayo Clinic Health System - Mankato.
A Private Family Memorial Service was held. Burial was in Jeffers Cemetery,?Jeffers.
Linda was born Oct. 8, 1945, in Windom to Ralph and Marie (Assing) Crouse. She graduated from Jeffers High School in 1963. Linda was united in marriage to Gary G. Gumto on June 18, 1964. She assisted her husband with their business, Gumto Carpets in Winnebago. Linda also worked at the Winnebago Adolescent Treatment Center for many years. Linda and Gary moved to Mankato in 2001. She was a former member of the United Methodist Church in Winnebago. Linda loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
Linda is survived by her three children, Jim (JoAnn) Gumto, of Jackson, Brenda (Scott) Ladd, of Elko-New Market, and Terri (Greg) Gray, of Byron; four grandchildren, Connor and Christopher Gumto, Parker and Jordan?Gray; two sisters, Janice (Milton) Glidden, and Maxine (Allen) Duncan, all of Windom; mother-in-law, Minnie Gumto, of Blue Earth; and many nieces, nephews, and other family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Gary, in 2011.