Rapid River, MI
Linzy Leigh Monticello, age 24, of Rapid City, South Dakota, formerly of Rapid River, passed away unexpectedly Thursday April 3, 2014 at her residence in Rapid City.
Linzy was born May 9, 1989 in Hancock, MI the daughter of Gerald T. & Patti A. Monticello and Melanie B. Pharr. She was raised in Rapid River where she attended the Rapid River Public Schools. Linzy excelled in sports and academics and participated in basketball, track and softball. Her memory of playing basketball in the MHSAA State Finals was always a topic that made her have a special glow. She graduated in 2007 as her class Salutatorian.
Linzy continued her education at Finlandia University on an Academic Scholarship where she played 4 years on the Finlandia University Women