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Linda S. Hundt

11/25/1944 - 1/28/2018

PEKIN ~ Linda Sue Hundt, 73, of Pekin, passed away at 1:37 p.m. Sunday, January 28, 2018 at Timbercreek Rehab & Health Center in Pekin.

Born November 25, 1944 in Pekin to Jerld and Dolores (Null) Hackney, she married Jack D. Hundt on June 15, 1961 in Tacoma, WA. He died December 24, 2017 in Peoria. She was also preceded in death by her parents and one daughter, Crystal Wiles.

Surviving are one daughter, Alissa (Randy) Sunderland of Pekin; one son, Blake (Charlotte) Hundt of East Peoria; four grandchildren, Erik Wiles, Sierra Sunderland and Tristen Sunderland, all of Pekin and Steven Hundt of East Peoria; two sisters, Joyce Hill of Pekin and Katherine Ringle of CA and two brothers, Daniel and Lorence Hackney, both of CA.

A homemaker, Linda was a member of the Grandparents Group at the Miller Center in Pekin. She loved reading, gardening, canning and being a grandmother.

Linda formerly attended Christ Bible Church in Creve Coeur.

Her funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, February 1, 2018 at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin. Pastor Jeff Leeman will officiate. There will be no visitation. Burial will be at Glendale Memorial Gardens in Pekin.

Memorial contributions may be given to Alzheimer’s Association, Central Illinois Chapter, 614 West Glen Avenue, Peoria, IL 61614.

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