Marcia "Marty" VanderLinde

  • Born: October 16, 1955
  • Died: November 19, 2021
  • Location: Fulton, Illinois

McDonald Funeral Home

1002 12th Avenue
Rock Falls, IL 61071

Tel. (815) 626-6311

Tribute & Message From The Family


Marcia "Marty" Lynn Wiersema-VanderLinde, 66 of Fulton, died Friday, November 19, 2021 at Select Specialty Hospital in Davenport, IA.

Marty was born on October 16, 1955 in Clinton, IA, the daughter of Ursal Wiersema and Ruth (DeVries) Wiersema Foley. She worked as an office manager for Wiersema Scrap, Iron and Metal and also worked as a housekeeper for many years. She had married Gordon VanderLinde and together they had one daughter, Jessica. Marty had a great sense of humor, she was a wonderful caretaker, and she loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

Survivors include her daughter, Jessica (Michael) Rathburn of Fulton; her mother, Ruth (Michael) Foley of Clinton; nine grandchildren, Logan, Jaden, Jordin, Nolan, Brailynn, Lexington, Jaxon, Owen, Remington, and one more baby boy on the way; two sisters, Kathy (Don) Montgomery of Fulton and Cindy Wiersema of Lisbon, IA; three brothers, Jim Wiersema of Fulton, Tim (Bonny) Wiersema of Clinton, and Russell (Karen) Wiersema of Fulton; four step-sisters, Barb (Bob) Koenes, Doris (Mark) Whalen, Susan McChane, and Michelle (Darwin) Johnson; one step-brother, David Foley; many nieces and nephews; and several special friends, including, Gene Kruger, Sue Kruger; Pam Norman, Lee Norman and Beth Dierks.

She was preceded in death by her father and sister-in-law, Cindy Sue Wiersema.

Cremation rites have been accorded. A gathering of family and friends will be held on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 from 5:00-7:00 P.M. at the McDonald Funeral Home in Fulton, 1601 16th Avenue.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial is established in her memory.


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Condolence & Memory Journal

R.I.P.

Posted by Lee & Gina Wiebenga - Belvidere, IL - Acquaintance   November 30, 2021

So very sorry for your loss. Rest in peace, Marty!

Posted by Bob and Nancy Countryman - Fulton, IL - Friend   November 24, 2021

So sorry to hear

Posted by Kelly McNamara McNamara - IA   November 22, 2021

So sorry for your loss. Loved Marty. She was such a great person.

Posted by Mark Wiebenga - Fulton, IL - Acquaintance   November 22, 2021

We were shocked to read of Marty's passing. So many memories of her over the years. Her smile and laugh were contagious and what a great sense of humor! We are so very sorry for your loss and send our deepest sympathy to all of Marty's family and friends. She will be missed. Rest in peace, Marty!

Posted by Bob and Nancy Countryman - Fulton, IL - Friend   November 21, 2021

My Deepest Sympathy to the family ! Marcia was a very sweet lady. She will be missed.

Posted by Bonnie McClary - Fulton, IL   November 21, 2021

My Sincere Sympathy for all the family of Marcia. I will miss her awesome Sense of humor posts on Socil Media. ❤

Posted by Rus Marcia Marcia - Fulton, IL - Family Friend   November 21, 2021

SO SORRY TO HEAR OF MARTY'S PASSING, IT BROKE OUR HEARTS , SHE WAS A WOONDERFUL PERSON AND WILL BE SADKY MISSED. KEEPING ALL IN OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS

Posted by Connie and Jeff WIEREMA - Waukegan, IL - Family Friend   November 21, 2021

So sorry to hear of Marty's passing. It broke our hearts ! She was a wonderful person and will be sadly missed by so many ! Keeping all in our thoughts and prayers.

Posted by Connie and Jeff WIEREMA - Waukegan, IL - Family Friend   November 21, 2021