Linda C. Bessen

Born: July 16, 1953
Died: December 17, 2018
Visitation: Thursday, December 20, 2018
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Friday, December 21, 2018
Prayers begin at 9:15 am at Michaels
Mass beings at 10:00 am at Church of the Holy Spirit, 1451 Bode Road, Schaumburg
Interment: to follow at a later date

Linda C. Bessen (nee Derken), 65, a resident of Schaumburg for 40 years was born on July 16, 1953 in Evanston to the late Thomas and Carol (nee Kustka) and passed away peacefully on December 17, 2018 in Schaumburg.

Linda was the loving wife of 43 years to Terrence “Terry”; adoring mother of Amy (Paul) Lashuk and Melissa (Yancy) Warm; beloved grandmother of Ben, Jacob, Finnegan, Cash and Knox; fond sister of Karen Derken, Laura Kowalski, Thomas (Lisa) Derken and Janet (Patrick) Molepske; and dear friend to many. She will be missed by all those whose lives she touched.

In Lieu of flowers, memorials in Linda’s name may be made to Multiple Sclerosis Association of America and click “Give Now.”

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.