September 25, 1952 – November 12, 2013
Linda Marie Meyerott Navrkal, 61, of Polk City died Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines following a short illness. Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 216 Washington Avenue in Elkhart. The family will receive friends on Monday, November 18, 2013 from 6 – 8 PM at Ankeny Funeral Home, 1510 W First Street in Ankeny.
Linda was born on September 25, 1952 in Lincoln, Nebraska; the daughter of Edgar and Mardelle Erickson Meyerott. She graduated from Elkhorn High School in 1970 and furthered her education at Grand Island School of Business where she received a business degree. Linda married Randall Navrkal on August 12, 1972 at Mary Our Queen Parish in Omaha, Nebraska. She was blessed with four children.
Linda loved being at home spending time with her family. She enjoyed cooking, especially on the grill. She enjoyed motorcycle trips with her husband, Randy, and loved to be in the mountains and outdoors. Linda’s greatest passion was her grandchildren and she enjoyed spending time with family camping and boating.
Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Randy, of Polk City; son, Craig (Lynn) and their children Emma, Ava and Elena, of Clever, Missouri; son, Kevin (Amy) Navrkal and their son Jude, of Grimes; daughter, Tiffany Jimenez and her children Brayton and Brady, of Polk City; and daughter, Steffany (Brian Shafer) Navrkal and their son Jaxon, of Johnston; her mother, Mardelle Meyerott, of Ashland, Nebraska; a sister, Donna (Larry) Neimeyer and their daughters, Kelly and Lindsey, of Portland, Oregon; and a brother, Kenny Meyerott of Omaha, Nebraska. Linda was preceded in death by her father, Edgar Meyerott.
As a show of sympathy, memorial contributions may be directed to the family. On-line condolences may be expressed at www.AnkenyFuneralHome.com.Information provided by: Ankeny Funeral Home and Crematory 1510 West First Street Ankeny, IA 50021 515.964.4674 www.ankenyfuneralhome.com