Linda Robbins

Posted Online: Aug. 27, 2014, 8:12 pm
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Linda Lou Robbins, 72, of Bettendorf, died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at Genesis East, Davenport.
Services are 4 p.m. Friday at McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf, with visitation 2 to 4 p.m. Burial is private.
She was born Jan. 18, 1942, in Davenport, to Curtis Noble and Cora Evelyn Johnson. She married Charles Robbins on Jan. 12, 1963.
Surviving are her husband; daughter, Suzon Esser, Bettendorf; son, Scott (Michelle) Robbins, Bettendorf; three grandsons; sister, Beverly Peterson, Eufala, Ala.; and brother, Curt Johnson, Bettendorf.


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