Linda Rogers Winchester|
Born: July 13, 1953; in Joliet, IL
Died: Aug. 3, 2014; in Wilmington, IL
Linda Rogers Winchester, age 61, of Wilmington, formerly of Morris, passed away Sunday, August 3, 2014, in Wilmington.
Born July 13, 1953, in Joliet, she was the daughter of the late William and Mary Rogers. Raised and educated in Morris, Linda graduated from Morris High School, with the Class of 1971.
She loved lighthouses, and would travel to visit as many as she could, and even had a large collection of lighthouses. Linda was passionate about maintaining a beautiful home, keeping a meticulous garden and landscaping.
Survivors include her daughter, Shannon (Robert) Cupp of Morris; sister-in-law, Cheryl Rogers of Oak Park; nephew, Joseph Rogers of Oak Park; and her beloved canine companion, Gretchen.
Linda was preceded in death by her parents; and brother, William Rogers, Jr.
A graveside service will be held on Friday, August 15, 2014, at 3:00PM, in Evergreen Cemetery in Morris, where Linda will be laid to rest with her parents.
Preferred memorials can be made as gifts in Linda's memory to the Humane Society of the United States, Dept: Memorial Donations, 2100 L Street, NW, Washington, DC 20037.
Friends may sign the online guest book, or send private condolences to the family, by logging onto: www.ReevesFuneral.com
Funeral services have been made under the direction and care of Reeves Funeral Homes, LTD., 408 East Washington Street, Morris, Illinois. 815-942-2500.
Published in Morris Daily Herald on Aug. 14, 2014