In Memory of

Linda Black

Full Name: Linda L Black
Date of Birth: September 11, 1940
Date of Death: December 7, 2020
Visitation:
There will be no public visitation
Service Information:
December 12, 2020 - 11:00 AM - A private graveside service at Oak Hill Cemetery

Lewistown- Linda L. Black, 80, of Lewistown, passed away Monday December 7, 2020 at her home.

She was born September 11, 1940 at Canton, the daughter of Leo and Lillian (Burgess) Chasteen. She married William D. Black on August 28, 1980 at Lewistown. He passed away on December 3, 2003. She was also preceded in death by her parents, one son, Mark Reed, one brother, Harold Chasteen, and three sisters, Betty Jump, Wanda Adrian, and Doris Runyon. Survivors include two sons, Doug (Diana) Reed of Cuba, and Ty (Julie) Reed of Lewistown, six grandchildren, Jamie (Jared) Butler of Lewistown, Brandon (Kristen) Reed of Jacksonville, Brian (Natalie) Reed of Lewistown, Payton Reed of Cuba, Jennifer Wright of Iowa, and Eric (Sara) Lawson of Canton, eight great grandchildren, one brother, Everett (Shirley) Chasteen of East Peoria, and two sisters, Peggy Aldrich of Lewistown, and Rosie Burrows of Lewistown.

Linda had worked as a hairdresser many years. She had served on the Spoon River Towers Council and was very active with fundraisers. She was a member of the Lewistown United Methodist Church. She was an avid St Louis Cardinals fan and loved watching all kinds of sports. She loved her family and adored her grandkids, and was a selfless, giving, loving, and non-judgmental person.

A private family graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lewistown, with Pastor Shane Smith officiating. There will be no public visitation. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lewistown Rescue Squad or the Lewistown United Methodist Church. To view Linda’s life tribute video or to send condolences visit henrylange.com



To view video tribute click here.

From: Lorenda & Alvin SpilkerDec 8 2020 7:28PM
Our very deepest sympathy to Linda's family. Everyone is in our prayers and thoughts during this difficult time in your lives. God Bless Each Of You. Alvin & Lorenda Spilker.
 
From: Charlie & Becky ShumakerDec 8 2020 7:31PM
We are so very sorry for your loss.  Linda was wonderful to my dad when he lived at the Towers.  She was always bringing him something delicious to eat and he loved being pampered.  She was very kind to him (as were her sisters) and I appreciated it greatly.  Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers.   She will be missed.  
 
From: Katy RichardsonDec 8 2020 8:20PM
I am so sorry for your loss . I am sure she is at peace  and no longer in  pain. Thoughts and prayers for all of your family.??
 
From: Katy RichardsonDec 8 2020 8:21PM
I am so sorry for your loss . I am sure she is at peace  and no longer in  pain. Thoughts and prayers for all of your family.??
 
From: Ron & Chris Phillips Dec 8 2020 8:23PM
Our thoughts and  prayers are with at this difficult time .
 
From: Kathy YurkovichDec 8 2020 8:57PM
Condolences to you and your family. So sorry for your loss
 
From: George TimmonsDec 8 2020 9:05PM
I worked at the Towers and everyone became one of my family.
Linda was so special,  I felt she was like one of my family.
When I seen her every day she would bring a smile to my face.  
I feel like I lost a special person in my life.  My prayers and thoughts
are with the family.
 
From: Steve and Connie HendersonDec 8 2020 9:30PM
Just read about your family having to say goodbye to your mom Linda I am so saddened to hear this and. With the holidays being so close makes it more difficult Prayers for you all that God gives you all a seance of peace knowing her suffering has ended I pray God gives you all comfort will be thinking of you
 
From: Steve and Connie HendersonDec 8 2020 9:30PM
Just read about your family having to say goodbye to your mom Linda I am so saddened to hear this and. With the holidays being so close makes it more difficult Prayers for you all that God gives you all a seance of peace knowing her suffering has ended I pray God gives you all comfort will be thinking of you
 
From: Jerry and Betty Downing Dec 8 2020 10:03PM
We are so sorry for the loss of your mother. She was so kind, and loving.  It showed how much in her children and grandchildren. All of you are just like her kind and loving Our prayers and love are with you.. Jerry and Betty
 
From: Jerry and Betty Downing Dec 8 2020 10:03PM
We are so sorry for the loss of your mother. She was so kind, and loving.  It showed how much in her children and grandchildren. All of you are just like her kind and loving Our prayers and love are with you.. Jerry and Betty
 
From: Karen & TerryDec 9 2020 2:50AM
So sorry for your loss
 
From: Tom & Dana FordDec 9 2020 8:49AM
Sorry to learn of this loss.  This year has not been a good one for the older generation.  Our prayers and sympathy go out to you in this horrible time with the holidays so close and this pandemic all around. Cherish and share the memories as that will keep your loved one forever near.
 
From: Marie WickertDec 9 2020 9:05AM
Do sorry to hear about Linda s passing.  She always had a smile on her face and a kind word to say.  Your families are in our prayers atbthus holiday time
 
From: Jane WilliamsDec 9 2020 1:35PM
So very sorry to hear this. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.
 
From: Linda WardDec 9 2020 6:13PM
I am so very sorry to hear of Linda's passing. She was a great lady and dear friend. My heart felt thoughts, love and prayers to her family.
 
From: Lindell & Sara BainterDec 9 2020 7:26PM
So sorry for your loss. Thoughts & Prayers to all the family.
 
From: Teresa ProsserDec 9 2020 7:46PM
Our sympathy to the entire family. Thoughts and
prayers are with you.

Tom and Teresa Prosser
 
From: Sharon BossermanDec 10 2020 11:31AM
Doug, Ty, and families;
My sympathies to you all!  I remember Linda from a long time ago a sweet lady.  Prayers for comfort.  Keep your good memories close to your heart!

 
From: Randy FraikesDec 11 2020 2:33PM
I was Linda's next door neighbor.  She was always a bite of sunshine when you saw her.  She will be missed at Spoon River Towers. At least now there is no pain.   My condolences to the family.
 
From: Randy FraikesDec 11 2020 2:34PM
I was Linda's next door neighbor.  She was always a bite of sunshine when you saw her.  She will be missed at Spoon River Towers. At least now there is no pain.   My condolences to the family.
 
From: Lonnie Smith and FamilyDec 11 2020 4:25PM
Love and Prayers from the Smith Family.  Our sincerest Condolences.  Linda, Lonnie and Kathy, Lana and Travis.
 
From: Don DeFordDec 12 2020 1:16PM
My sincerest sympathies on Linda's passing. I know she will be greatly missed. I have great memories of the "good old days", she was a lot of fun to be around.
 
From: Jodi and Ray McSchoolerDec 12 2020 9:14PM
My deepest sympathy for Aunt Linda’s family! I haven’t seen her for awhile but have fond memories of her as I was growing up! Love you Aunt Linda! May you Rest In Peace and give my love to all those up there meeting you.
 


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