Linda L. Schendel 1945 - 2008
Funeral services for Linda L. Schendel, 63, Eudora, will be at 3 p.m. today at Wilson Funeral Home in Wellsville. Burial will be in Wellsville Cemetery.
Miss Schendel died Thursday, Aug. 21, 2008, at Baldwin Healthcare Center in Baldwin City.
She was born April 16, 1945, the daughter of Bessie Bacon Schendel and John Wesley Schendel. She graduated in 1963 from Baldwin High School, where she was a member of the National Honor Society and named class salutatorian. She graduated in 1967 from Baker University, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree and was named a member of Alpha Delta Sigma honorary scholastic fraternity. She spent most of her life on the eastern Douglas County family farm.
Survivors include three aunts, Bernice Bacon Holden and Nellie Bacon, both of Edgerton, and Florence Stitham, Longmont, Colo.; and many cousins.
The family will receive friends from 2:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. today before the services at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorials to KTWU public television at Washburn University or to the Lawrence Humane Society, sent in care of the funeral home, 607 Main St., Wellsville, KS 66092.