Obituary: Snow


Linda L. Snow, 80, of Pontiac, passed away Sunday, December 9, 2018, at 2:09 a.m. at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

Her service will be Wednesday, December 12, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at Duffy-Baier-Snedecor Funeral Home in Pontiac with Jim Haley officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Pontiac.

Visitation will be Wednesday, December 12, 2018, from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home.

Duffy-Baier-Snedecor Funeral Home, Pontiac, is in charge of arrangements.

Linda was born May 8, 1938, in Millington, IL to Lester C. and Dorothy R. (Power) Johnson. She married Richard D. Snow on May 31, 1965, in Sardis, MS. He passed away October 25, 1995.

She is survived by her five children, Leann D. (Kenneth) Flowers of Pontiac, IL, Leland D. (Tina) Soule, Jr. of Pontiac, IL, Richard D. “Snowball” Snow II of Cullom, IL, Renae D. “Buda” Snow of Pontiac, IL, and Rose D. Snow of Fairbury, IL; four brothers, Greg L. (Jackie) Johnson of Oklahoma, Lester C. (Janet) Johnson of Saunemin, IL, Frederick P. (Lynda) Johnson of Pontiac, IL, and Kevin D. Johnson of Pontiac, IL; five sisters, Patricia A. (Steve) Billerbeck of Kempton, IL, LaDonna L. (Dan) Booth of Pontiac, IL, Veronica K. (David) Pritchard of Mississippi, and Roberta Lynn (Ian) Stacel of Saunemin, IL; five grandchildren, Angela R. (Orlando) Sandoval of Pontiac, IL, Amanda D. (Matt) Pfaff of Odell, IL, Tiffany D. (Matt) Armstrong of Pontiac, IL, Kyle D. Soule of Hamilton, IL, and Kylie R. Janssen of Cullom, IL; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Richard; four children, Lesa L. Soule, Leslie D. Soule, LaVerne L. Soule, and Robyn D. Snow; two brothers, Dewey Johnson and Donald L. Johnson; and three sisters, Jacqulyne Johnson, Deborah R. Hornback, and Pamela M. Johnson.

Linda was a graduate of Pontiac Township High School, Class of 1956. She worked for various restaurants throughout the area until retiring from Mary’s Homestyle Restaurant in 2006.

Memorials may be made to the Casey J. Kohlmeier Foundation.

Online condolences may be made to the family at duffyfuneralhome.com or visit us on Facebook.

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