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Linda Louise Medaris

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Linda Louise Medaris Obituary
Linda Louise Medaris

Springfield - Linda Louise Medaris 72, Springfield, MO. passed away suddenly on Friday, June 8, 2018. She was born July 5, 1945, in Springfield, MO. to Herman A. and Madonna L. (Sparks) Breier. Linda was a Librarian for many years, retiring from Central Missouri State University, in Warrensburg, MO. She is a member of the First United Methodist Church, in Warrensburg, Mo. Since moving to Springfield, she has attended Grace United Methodist Church. As service to her churches, she knitted prayer shawls and crocheted sleeping mats for the homeless. She was an active member of the American Library Association and the Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.), dedicated to providing educational opportunities to women. She was the treasurer of the ES Chapter of P.E.O.

Linda was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her two sisters: Rebecca Fay and her husband Jerry, and Janet Lassley and her husband Jack, as well as nieces, nephews, and her beloved greyhound Sophie.

Memorial services will be at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Grace United Methodist Church. Visitation will be an hour before services from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. at the church. Burial will be at a later date in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Family requests memorial donations be made to the MoKan Greyhound Association.
Published in the News-Leader on June 11, 2018
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