Linda Kay Steinmetz, 72, passed away Saturday, April 20, 2019

Linda Kay Steinmetz, 72, of St. Joseph, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, April 20, 2019, at home.

A celebration of life service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, April 26, 2019, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 613 Court St., St., St. Joseph. A time to visit with the family will be one hour prior, from 10-11 a.m. also at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church, St. Joseph. Those wishing to send a condolence online may do so at

Linda was born on September 9, 1946 in Benton Harbor, MI. She graduated from River Forest High School, Gary, Indiana class of 1964. After graduation she married James Miller in Benton Harbor and together they had two children, Danny and Jennifer. She worked for many years as a hair stylist in St. Joseph. After years of retirement, she went back to work as a hostess at Holiday Inn Express in St. Joseph, a job she truly loved. Linda loved to make others laugh, she had a great sense of humor but she was also not afraid to speak her mind. She loved to entertain and was a marvelous cook, she loved hosting parties and making her special recipes. She enjoyed traveling, fishing, shopping and spending time at the casino. Linda will be remembered by her beauty and always being dressed to the Nines. Most of all, she cherished her family, especially time spent with her grandchildren. Nothing brought her more joy and pride than her grandbabies who they and many of their friends lovingly called ‘Nani’.

Linda is survived by her children, Danny Miller of St. Joseph; Jennifer (Steve) Knuth of St. Joseph; grandchildren, Trevor and Erika Knuth; sister, Patsy Bade and former husband and friend, Don Steinmetz. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence and Pearl (Tapp) George; brother, Larry George and brother-in-law, Gene Bade. 

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