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Jacob Rand Lindstedt

05/23/2008 - 09/19/2021
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Jacob Rand Lindstedt was born May 23, 2008, to Erik and Elizabeth Lindstedt. Jacob was the most amazing big brother to his best friend Ryan Lindstedt. Jacob fought and beat brain cancer twice along with beating AML leukemia thanks to Dr Jake Read donating his bone marrow; all before the age of 10.

As a result of his cancer treatment Jacob suffered lung damage that resulted in a double lung transplant in October of 2019. Jacob was a rockstar during all of his treatments, surgeries, tests and months of hospital stays. He never complained. Unfortunately, Jacob ended up with a virus in his blood and lungs that resisted treatment no matter how hard the doctors tried. Jacob and his parents fought hard every day to make sure every chance was given. Jacob passed away still winning his fight wrapped in his parent’s arms on September 19, 2021.

Jacob would talk your ear off about everything and anything.  He had a great love of music and would sing his heart out every chance he could. He was just the most amazing kid ever. 

He leaves behind his daddy and mommy, Erik and Elizabeth Lindstedt, and brother, Ryan Lindstedt, of Omro; grandparents Glenn and Carol Rand; Aunt Jennifer and Uncle Jay, of Oshkosh; Aunts Diane Kerruish, Denise Sell and Debbie Sensor; Uncles Robert Sell and Ted Sensor, all of Illinois; along with so many cousins he truly loved and adored.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Dennis and Darlene Lindstedt, of Winneconne; and Aunt Donna Lindstedt, of Illinois.

A special thanks to all who loved, prayed and supported the family throughout Jacob’s journey starting in Omro and spreading across the globe.

The family would also like to thank all the doctors, nurses and staff at American Family Children's Hospital of Madison, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Memorial Sloan-Kettering of New York for taking such good care of Jacob over the last nine and a half years.

A visitation for family and friends will be on Friday, October 1, 2021, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Mueller Funeral Home 904 E. Main St. Winneconne. Visitation will continue on Saturday, October 2 from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. A funeral service will be held on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Dean Desilet officiating. A private committal and burial will follow at Lake View Memorial Park, Oshkosh.

If you wish please submit online condolences to muellerfh.net.

Heather Stellmacher wrote on October 10, 2021
I do not know you, , but as a parent you have my deepest sympathies. I pray for your mind body and soul as you go through the healing process.

Eric and Angela Zanto wrote on October 1, 2021
Deepest sympathies for your loss of such a wonderful little boy.

Nanci Barth wrote on October 1, 2021
My deepest condolences to All of the family that I know,I have no words to express how deeply saddened I am I’m hearing of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. You’re little boy is now an ??.

Carol Parshall wrote on September 29, 2021
Jacob was truly an amazing boy. Our hearts go out to you.

Kim Schuetz wrote on September 29, 2021
Jacob, you were so loved and will be missed. My family is so blessed to have met you and your family and will forever be family to us.

Jenni Lind wrote on September 27, 2021
Jacob you will forever remain in my heart! Although you were taken too soon, the lives you touched while you were here cannot be counted! May you Rest In Peace up there and don’t let Aunt Donna get you in to too much trouble!! WE LOVE YOU JACOB!!!!

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