Emmons, Linda M. Portage Age 72, passed away on Thursday, December 17, 2020. Linda was born in Kalamazoo, Michigan on September 18, 1948, the daughter of the late Robert and Geraldine (Gibbs) Emmons. She is survived by her sister, Gerri (Richard) Fenner; brother, Thomas Emmons; several nieces and nephews; beloved cat, Gabby and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Besides her parents, Linda was preceded in death by her grandparents. She was a devoted Green Bay Packers Fan and animal lover. Linda retired after many years of employment from Western Michigan University's custodial department. In accordance with her wish, cremation will take place and no service will be held. Private interment will take place at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park – South. Linda was able to make a lasting gift to society by donating to Gift of Life of Michigan. Memorial contributions may be made to the Kalamazoo Humane Society or SPCA of Southwest Michigan. Family and friends may share a condolence message online at www.joldersma-klein.com.