Linda E. Schoeffel

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GODFREY — Linda E. Schoeffel, 64, went to be with her Lord at 9:46 a.m. Saturday, August 9, 2014, at her residence.

She was born August 31, 1949, in Marquand, Mo, daughter of Wilda (Brewington) Budo of St. Ann, Mo., and the late Cecil Green.

She married Richard Schoeffel on August 8, 1999, in Carpenter , Ill., and he survives.

Linda was a member of Christway Church in Godfrey. She loved her horse, Lena.

Surviving are three children, Glenn Kidd (DeDe) of Highland, Ill., Brenda Meyer (Mark) of Godfrey, Donald Presson (Ashley Thomas), three stepchildren, Steven Schoeffel (LeeAnn) of Springfield, Ill., Samantha Flores of Sugar Land, Texas, and Scott Schoeffel (Renae) of Virginia Beach, Va.; eight grandchildren, Daniel Allen of Caseyville, Ill., Amanda (Ben Garcia) of Summerfield, Ill., Michael Kidd of Highland, Andrew and Cheyenne Meyer of Godfrey, Samantha Voss of Edwardsville, Kimberly Presson of Daphne, Ala., Kaylee, Christian and Elizabeth Presson of Glasport, Pa., Savannah and Keeghan Thomas of Godfrey; and a great-grandchild, Ciana Garcia of Summerfield, and seven stepgrandchildren, Christian Schoeffel of Springfield, Ill., Savannah and Noah Flores of Sugar Land, Texas, Raven, Kai, Liam and Indie Schoeffel of Virginia Beach, Va. and a brother; Douglas Green (Melissa) of Parkland, Fla.

Linda was preceded in death by a daughter, Jammie Allen, one sister, Pamela Green, and one brother, Leroy Green.

Visitation will be from 4–8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, at Gent Funeral Home in Alton where funeral services will be at 10 a.m on Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, with Rev. Steve Rice officiating. Burial will be in Upper Alton Cemetery.

Memorials may be given to Christway Church or BJC Hospice.

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Published in The Telegraph from Aug. 12 to Aug. 13, 2014