Linda Joyce Gassaway, 65, passed away Wednesday, December 3, 2014, in Swedish American Heart Hospital.
Born June 11, 1949 in Kirksville, Missouri, Linda was the daughter of Robert and Doris (Francis) Karhoff.
Linda J. Karhoff united in marriage with Gerald Gassaway on December 9, 1967 in Rockford, Illinois.
After thirty-two years of service, Linda retired from Haldex Hydraulics (JSB) in 2011.
Those surviving include her husband, Gerald; a daughter, Faye Hutsell; and special grandson, Edward Clay Hutsell, all of Rockford; a sister, Sandy Bevins; a brother, Rick Karhoff, both of Vina, Alabama; a very special Aunt, Ruth Crim of Edina, Missouri, many cousins of Knox County, Missouri, along with a number of nieces, nephews, and in-laws.
Linda was preceded in death by her parents.
A Memorial service was held Saturday, December 6, 2014 at Sundberg Funeral Home, Ltd., 215 N. Sixth St., Rockford, Illinois.