King-Lynk Funeral Home obituary, Linda J. Boone, 76, of Fort Madison

Linda J. Boone, 76, of Ft. Madison passed away on Thursday, February 14, 2019 at 2:40 PM at her home.


   She was born on November 12, 1942 in Ft. Madison.  Linda was raised by her grandparents Clarence and Cleo Millard. On October 14, 1961 she married Francis Boone in Ft. Madison.  Linda was a homemaker.  She enjoyed butterflies, cats and shopping.  Linda was an avid Elvis fan and loved spending time with her family.

   Survivors include her husband, Francis Boone of Ft. Madison; a daughter, Tammy (Robert) Diaz of Moundridge, KS; two sons, Danny (Jackie) Boone of Donnellson and Patrick (Dana) Boone of Ft. Madison; eight grandchildren, Amber Boone, Chris Nye, Jesse Boone, Jennifer (Josh) Shallcross, Michael (Jordyn) Nye, Nathan Boone, Kirklan Boone, and Brandon Kincaid; eleven great grandchildren; three brothers, Larry (Marty) Paustian of East Peoria, IL, Monte (Linda) Weeks of Ft. Madison and Clyde Rhoer of South Bend, IN; one sister, Vickey (David) Jellison of Elkhart, IN; several nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her grandparents; a son, DeWayne; a half brother, Gary Rhoer and a nephew, Monte Weeks., Jr.

   Friends may call after 2 PM on Monday, February 18, 2019 at King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory where the family will meet with friends from 4:30-6:30 PM.  The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 10:30 AM at King-Lynk Funeral Home with Pastor Cheryl Simpson officiating.  Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery.

   A memorial has been established in her memory and online condolences may be left at

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