September 25, 2021
Linda Lou Sipe Grunden, age 78, of Marysville, formerly of Newark, Ohio, died Saturday, September 25, 2021 at Monarch Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Marysville. She was born December 7, 1942 in Newark, Ohio to the late Benton and Fern Sipe. She graduated from Newark High School with the class of 1960 and went on to pursue a 40-year career as a legal secretary with the law firm of Allen, Yurasek, Owens-Ruff & Spain. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert Grunden; her brother, Jerry Sipe; and a step-granddaughter, Mindy O’Connor. She leaves to cherish her memory, her sons, Mark (Debbie) Grunden of Marysville, Ohio and Eric (Quynh) Grunden of Arkansas; her grandchildren, Hannah Grunden and Oryza Grunden; her sisters-and brothers-in-law, Marilyn Sipe, Bonnie Wright, Charles (June) Grunden and Leslie (Sherri) Grunden; nephews, Fred Grunden, Lee Sipe and Dan Sipe; and nieces, Martina Grunden, Kim Grunden, Tammy Wright, Tracy Wright and Jan Sipe-Hannah. At Linda’s request there will be no visitation or service. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of choice. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.underwoodfuneralhome.com.