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She's less mobile than she was, but still plenty active

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Barbara Linkert has a standing lunch date on Tuesdays. She cooks. Her son-in-law comes to eat. He gets a good meal, and she gets some company.

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That's a good deal for Linkert, who can't get around as well as she used to. She uses a wheelchair to get around the the townhome where she's lived for the past nine years. She has an electric scooter that will get her across Shannon Parkway to Cub Foods, but she can't drive.

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