Lynda Lund, 66, of Sauk Rapids, Minn., formerly of Rochester, passed away Jan. 11, 2017, with family by her side. Lynda Margaret Lund was born to Clair and Corrine "Corky" (Wendorf) Dickman on May 18, 1950, in Rochester. She attended Mayo High School and graduated in 1969. After high school, Lynda attended college in Rochester for one year before working at Rochester International Airport in flight services support for a brief number of years. In 1978, Lynda began working for the city of Rochester as a 911 dispatcher for the Rochester Police Department and Olmsted County Sheriff's Office. She worked there for 32 years before retiring in 2010. In 1985, Lynda married Kevin Lund Sr., of Rochester. They later divorced in 1995. Lynda enjoyed spending time with her daughter, Katy, and grandson, Carson. She loved watching him grow for almost four years. He was the center of her world. Lynda also enjoyed horses, barrel racing and rodeos, especially traveling with her daughter, Katy, to those events throughout her life. She enjoyed family vacations to Fort Myers Beach, Fla. Lynda was a wonderful mother and friend to those who knew her. Lynda is survived by her daughter, Katy Lund, of Sauk Rapids, and grandson, Carson Davis; mother, Corrine Dickman, of Rochester; brother, Tom (Joyce) Dickman, of Rochester; nephews, Eric (Colleen) Dickman, of Rochester, and Andrew Dickman, of Osseo. Also surviving Lynda are former stepchildren, Kevin (Kim) Lund Jr., of Brainerd, and Laureen Lund, of St. Paul. She was preceded in death by her father, Clair Dickman. A memorial service will be held in River Park Chapel at Macken Funeral Home on Tuesday, Jan. 17, at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Maurice E. Hagen officiating. A visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, in River Park Chapel and also one hour prior to the service on Tuesday.
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