Pulliam Funeral Chapel
Oblong, Illinois


VISITATION: 9 - 11 a.m. Wednesday October 11, 2000

FUNERAL: 11:00 a.m. Wednesday October 11, 2000 Pulliam Funeral Home - Oblong

MEMORIALS: Pleasant Grove Church Envelopes available at the funeral home

Gretchen Goodwin Lingafelter 88 Annapolis, IL. died Monday October 9, 2000 at 5:55a.m. at Cotillion

Ridge Nursing Center in Robinson, IL. Gretchen was born April 20, 1914 in Crawford County, Illinois. She

was the daughter of Johnny & Essie (Markwell) Goodwin. On March 8, 1930 she married Otto Basil

Lingafelter who died April 5, 1984. Gretchen was a school bus driver for Hutsonville School District #1 for

29 years retiring in 1976. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Church rural Annapolis. She loved plant

and work both vegetable and flower gardens. Gretchen is survived by several Nieces & Nephews. Locally

she is survived by Olen "Chappy" Chapman, Ira Bowman, Sterle Lingafelter, Erland Lingafelter, Glain

Lingafelter, Elaine Napier, Bonnie Kay Hawkins and Roberta Cunningham; Sister-In-Law Geneva

Beauchamp; Brother-In-Law Leland Bowman. She was preceded in death by her Parents, Husband,

Brother (Laviear Goodwin); and two Sisters Mildred Bowman and Hazel Chapman. Burial is in Mt.

Pleasant cemetery rural Annapolis.