Linda J. Papp, 59, of Hobart and Pierceton, passed away at 9:18 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020 at her Ridinger Lake home. She was born on Oct. 22, 1960, in Gary, to Robert and Lena (Sapino) Valentine.
She graduated in 1978 from Andean High School in Gary and was married on October 8, 1993, in Valparaiso, to David D. “Dave” Papp, who survives.
She was a co-owner / operator of 54 Main Bistro in Hobart and was a real estate agent for Listing Leaders in Valparaiso. She grew up in Gary and lived most of her life in the Hobart area and enjoyed spending time at her Ridinger Lake home.
She is survived by her husband, Dave Papp, of Hobart; son, Scot (Fiancé – Drea) Hinkel, of Valparaiso; grandson, Phoenix Hinkel; mother, Lena Valentine of Hobart; sister, Gail Pollak-Day, of Ohio, and many loving cousins
She was preceded in death by her father.
Cremation will take place at Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. St. Rd. 15, Warsaw, IN. No services are planned per Linda’s wishes. Owen Family Funeral Home, St. Rd. 13 & CR 500N, North Webster, IN is in charge of arrangements.
Preferred memorials may be given to the Kosciusko Home Care & Hospice, P.O. Box 1196, Warsaw, IN 46581.