Linda A. Brofka

Jan 31st, 1946 - Feb 2nd, 2018


Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home

Fri, Mar. 30th, 2018 2:00 PM ~ 3:00 PM


Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home

Fri, Mar. 30th, 2018 3:00 PM

Marion- Linda A. Brofka, age 72, passed away at 10:20pm on Friday, February 2, 2018 at her home in Marion, with her loving husband at her side.

Linda was born on January 31, 1946, the daughter of Gus A. and Bernice (Schultz) Albers. She married Edward Brofka in Fort Benning, Georgia in 1969. She was the love of his life.

Joint memorial services for she and her husband, Edward, will be held at 3:00pm on Friday, March 30, 2018 at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home in Marion.  Monsignor Thomas Flach will officiate. A time of visitation will be held from 2-3pm on Friday, March 30, 2018 at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home.

For those who prefer, memorial donations may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church in Marion or the Humane Society. Envelopes will be available and accepted at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home; 800 N Market Street; Marion, IL 62959.  For more information, or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit

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4 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Sheryn Strauss

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: February 4, 2018

    Ed, I am so sorry for your loss. Linda was a special friend I met by playing bridge. We had many good times together. She will be sorely missed.
    May God give you his peace and comfort knowing that you both will be united again one day.

    The Goat Lady

  • Guest: Candi Ecklund- Applehans

    From: Goreville, Illinois

    Date: February 4, 2018

    So very sorry about Linda’s passing. One of the finest Bridge players that there ever was. She will be missing by many.

  • Guest: Ed and Carroll Windfelder

    From: Baltimore, Maryland

    Date: February 5, 2018


    Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Ed and Carroll

  • Guest: Sharon Vandeveer

    From: Marion , Illinois

    Date: February 7, 2018

    Ed, Linda is so missed from our Duplicate Bridge groups. She was my partner in 2 bridge clubs in Marion and, also, in Carbondale. She certainly kept the party going. i want to give you my condolences for the loss of my special friend.