Linda Jane Konitzer, 69, of Spring Hill, Kansas passed away Wednesday, August 21, 2019. Visitation will be 5:00-7:00 p.m. Monday, August 26, 2019 at Bruce Funeral Home, 712 S. Webster, Spring Hill, Kansas (913- 592-2244). Graveside Service will be 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at Green Valley Cemetery, Pleasanton, Kansas. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com
Linda was born March 16, 1950 in Kansas City, Kansas to Leo Alfred and Mary Lou (Billups) Bichelmeyer. She grew up in De Soto, Kansas and graduated from De Soto High School in 1968. After high school, Linda moved to Wisconsin. Linda married Daniel Paul Konitzer on July 12, 1969 in Oconto Falls, Wisconsin. Danny and Linda moved their family back to Kansas in 1979. Antiques were a passion of Linda’s so she began her business, Konitzer Lane Antiques in Spring Hill, Kansas. Together, Linda and Danny owned and operated Danny’s Restaurant in Spring Hill, Kansas for several years. Linda also served on the Spring Hill City Council.
She was preceded in death by her father Leo Bichelmeyer and mother Mary Bichelmeyer Dikeman and brothers: Matthew, Mark and David Bichelmeyer. Linda is survived by her husband Danny of the home; sons Daniel “Todd” and wife Sheila Konitzer, Overland Park, Kansas and Jeffery David and wife Denise Konitzer, Pleasanton, Kansas; siblings: Gary Bichelmeyer, Tonganoxie, Kansas, Diana Luttrell, Spring Hill, Kansas and Leo Bichelmeyer, Spring Hill, Kansas; grandchildren: Breanna, Brittany, Teryn, Allison, Kaleb, Kallie, Kooper and Kelsie and five great-grandchildren.