Linda Sue Vorhies
Linda Sue Vorhies, 65, Fairfield, died Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, at University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Iowa City.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Monday, Aug. 12, at First Baptist Church with the Rev. Jim Wotherspoon officiating.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church for “Be Not Afraid Books.” Cards and memorials can be sent to 500 E. Fillmore Ave., Fairfield, Iowa.
She was born May 29, 1948, to Arthur “Fred” and Nevada (Shondel) Bradley in Fairfield. On April 16, 1967, she married Russell A. Vorhies.
She was a daycare provider for 42 years. She had a passion for all kids. One of the things she loved most was reading to kids. She was a member of the First Baptist Church and past president of Fairfield’s Women’s Bowling Association. She was a lifelong resident of Fairfield.
She is survived by her husband; two children, Saundra (Jeff) Yute of Indiana and Matthew (Melissa) Vorhies of Des Moines; three grandchildren; five brothers, Tom Bradley, Mike (Iona) Bradley, Jack (Dee) Bradley, Jerry (Lea) Bradley and John (Rachel) Bradley; one sister, Ann Edwards.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Jimmy, Charles, Pete; one sister, Phyllis Kelton.