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Linda Black

 
August 4, 1941 - December 2, 2014
 

Linda Sue Black, 73, of Springfield, died at 10:50 pm, Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at St. John’s Hospital.  She was born August 4, 1941 in Lawrenceville, IL to Loren and Dorothy McCracken Miller.  She married Edward D. Black, Sr. in 1961 and he preceded her in death on September 16, 2006.

She is survived by one sister, Diane (Butch) Romanotto; four daughters, Tammy (Pete) Hill, Linda Harris, Davalie Silvey and Lauren (Fred) Squires; three sons, Rick (Tammy) Leonard,  James (Kathy) Black and Edward (Patty) Black, III; one stepson, Eddie Black Jr. and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.

Linda graduated from Lanphier High School. She was the first crossing guard in Springfield for fifteen years. Later in life she became a certified nursing assistant.  That is when she found her passion.  She loved taking care of people.  She enjoyed watching movies “especially Christmas shows”, fishing, camping and taking care of kids.

Visitation: 10am – 12pm, Saturday, December 6, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home.

Funeral Service:   12 pm, Saturday, December 6, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home with Pastor Curt Daniel officiating.  Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Animal Protective League.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, December 6, 2014

Time: 10:00 am

End Time: 12:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Saturday, December 6, 2014

Time: 12:00 pm


Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, December 6, 2014

Oak Ridge Cemetery

Address:

1441 Monument Ave
Springfield, IL 62702

Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to the Animal Protective League


Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, December 6, 2014

Time: 10:00 am

End Time: 12:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Saturday, December 6, 2014

Time: 12:00 pm


Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, December 6, 2014

Oak Ridge Cemetery

Address:

1441 Monument Ave
Springfield, IL 62702

Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to the Animal Protective League


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