Rose Marilyn Linn
Rose Marilyn Linn, 74, of Mt. Vernon died 7:30 a.m. May 2, 2006,
at White Oak Rehabilitation Health Care Center in Mt. Vernon.
She was employed as a bookkeeper for over 40 years at First Bank and
Trust of Mt. Vernon.
Mrs. Linn was born Feb. 24, 1932, in Jefferson County to Ray Gardner
and Mae (Wilson) Gardner. She married Harmon Linn and he preceded her
in death on Oct. 9, 1985.
Graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Old Union Cemetery
in Mt. Vernon with J. Howard Kraps and Randy Sells officiating. Visitation
will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Hughey Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon.
She is survived by two sons, Doug Linn and wife Nancy of Mt. Vernon and
Mark Linn of Mt. Vernon; grandson, Anthony Bo Linn of Woodlawn; sister,
Ila Mae Smith and husband Sam of Aurora; niece, Cheryl Planz and husband
Michael of Aurora; nephews, Sammy Smith and wife Monica of Oswego, Craig
Smith and Gary Smith and wife Sandy, all of Aurora. Her parents, husband,
and one brother, Jack Gardner, preceded her in death.
Marilyn was a member of Central Christian Church in Mt. Vernon and she loved
to shop with her friends and family.
For those who wish, memorials may be given to the American Heart Association
and will be accepted at the cemetery and at the funeral home or may be mailed
to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. box 721, Mt. Vernon, Ill. 62864. Arrangements have
been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call 242-3348 or
visit www.hugheyfuneralhome1969.com for further information.
Date: 4 May 2006
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman