SPRINGFIELD – Linda K. Harris, 64, of Springfield died at 10:06 p.m. Thursday, April 23, 2009, at Oak Terrace Nursing Home.
She was born Oct. 29, 1944, in Mattoon, the daughter of Wallace and Delores Weemer Walden. She married Charles E. Harris in August 1990.
She is survived by her husband, Charles E. Harris; a stepdaughter, Debra A. (Paul) Moran of St. Louis; four grandchildren, Joseph, Benjamin, Nicholas, and Andrew; her parents,
Wallace and Delores Walden of Greenup; and an aunt, Jessie Weemer of Springfield.
Linda retired in 1995 after 32 years of service in the engineering group at Illinois Bell/Ameritech.
She was a member of Mount Zion Church in Greenup. She was an avid Cardinals baseball fan. She enjoyed traveling and visiting the National Parks, and spending time with her grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of funeral services at noon Monday, April 27, 2009, at Staab Funeral Home, with Pastor Juli Lejman-Guy officiating. Burial will be at Virden Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
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