Linda Darlene Colwell, age 69, of Lacon, passed away on Sunday, November 22, 2020 at her home.
Linda was born on March 8, 1951 in Northville, MI to Arthur Chester and Ruth Ella (Thompson) Palmer. She married Kenneth Leroy Colwell on November 14, 1992 in Henry, IL.
Surviving is her husband, Kenneth; her children, Tracy Conover of Fort Myers, FL, Melissa Woodrum of Bloomington, IL, Richard Colwell of Woodruff, WI, Gill (Aundrea) Colwell of Chillicothe, IL, Jeremy (Charlotte) Colwell of Chillicothe, IL and Lorna Berchtold of Chillicothe, IL; 15 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Also surviving are her sisters, Rose (Bert) Weir of Sparland, IL and Roslyn (Rich) York of Florida; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; her son, David Colwell; her brothers, James, Arthur and Francis; and her sister, Judy Palmer.
Linda was a mail clerk for Caterpillar in Mossville for 9 years and then was an in-home caregiver with Community Care in Pekin. She was a member of New Life Community Church in Henry and she enj
oyed camping, traveling and spending time with her church friends.
A visitation will be held on Friday, November 27, 2020 from 4pm to 6pm at Weber-Hurd Funeral Home in Chillicothe. COVID-19 mitigations will be in effect with restrictions on social distancing and face coverings. Cremation rites will be accorded following the visitation. Memorials may be made to South Side Mission or to the church.
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (CST)
Weber-Hurd Funeral Home
1107 North Fourth Street
Chillicothe, IL 61523
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