Linda Katherine Miller, age 73, of Quincy, died on Friday, March 6, 2020, at 9:40 pm in Blessing Hospital.
Linda was born March 15, 1946 in Quincy, Illinois, the daughter of Raymond "Red" and Laverta "Sis" Macomber Scheiter. She married Larry Miller on September 9, 1989 in Palmyra, Missouri. He survives.
Linda was a 1964 graduate of Quincy High School. During her working career, she spent many years employed at the Quincy Paper Box Company and was later employed by Micro-Energy, Inc.
Linda had a true love for reading. She had a green thumb and enjoyed growing plants and flower gardening. Linda's true passion in life was her family. She cherished every moment spent with family and friends. Her grandchildren will always remember walking in the creek at South Park with their "Maw-Maw".
Survivors in addition to her husband, Larry, include three children, Brian (Michelle) Hankins of Quincy, Bobette (Craig) Homan of Mendon, IL, and Brad Hankins of Quincy; a step-daughter, Jennifer (Bill) Andresen of Quincy; six grandchildren, Ronette Leonard, Grady (Rachel) Homan, Brooke Hankins, Brock (Brandy) Hankins, Allie Hankins and Ashton Hankins; six great-grandchildren, Brendan and Bailey Stanley, Kadien and Aaralyn Leonard, and Sage and Lucas Homan; a brother, Raymond "Ray" Scheiter of Quincy; three sisters-in-law, Nancy Schuttler of Quincy, Pat (John) Long of Hannibal, MO, and Ellen (John) Stice of Quincy; a brother-in-law, Ed Miller; three nieces and nephews, Rob (Cindy) Scheiter, Angie (Mark) Bridges, and Renee (Curtis) Higgins; and great-nieces and great-nephews.
Linda was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Robert "Bob Joe" Scheiter, and a sister-in-law, Rose Scheiter.
Services: 11:30 am Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at Quincy Memorial Park, with Rev. Timothy A. White officiating.
Burial: Quincy Memorial Park, Quincy, Illinois
Visitation: 9:00 am - 11:00 am, Wednesday March 11, 2020 at the Hansen-Spear Funeral Home.
Memorials: Quincy Humane Society
Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.
Larry, so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you. Ken and Stacie McColez
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