Landmark Skybox

Breeze-Courier | Taylorville, IL
The Weather Network
Advanced Search
search sponsored by


McClure FH

home : obituaries : obituaries February 17, 2020

12/19/2019 10:48:00 AM
Linda (Buerk) Sims
December 24, 1959 - December 18, 2019
+ click to enlarge

Linda “Lu” (Buerk) Sims, 59, of Pana passed away Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at Heritage Health—Pana.

She was born December 24, 1959 in Pana, daughter of John H. & Carolyn F. (Carnahan) Buerk, who survive in Pana.

Linda was a graduate of Pana High School and lived her entire life in Pana. She was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene, Pana and the Pana Elks. Linda had worked at the Sangamon Card Factory for 15 years. She then worked as a truck driver and a bartender. She loved motorcycle rides, horse races, camping, cooking, bowling and bird watching.

Linda is survived by her daughter, Shannon Wade, Blue Mound, Ill.; grandchildren: Devon Gatons, Dalton Gatons, Hunter Williamson, Haden Richardson and Kyra Henderson; great-grandchildren: Leah Gatons and Anthony “AJ” Gatons; brothers: Jerry (Connie) Buerk, Tower Hill, Ill. and Donnie (Sherrie) Buerk, Pana, Ill. and sister, Tracy (Brent) Wilhour, Pana, Ill.

Funeral services for Linda will be held on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in the First Church of the Nazarene, Pana with Pastor Todd Holman officiating. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Shelbyville. Visitation will be held on Friday, December 20, 2019 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the church.

McCracken-Dean Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

If you are looking for the SPEAK OUT submission form, you can find it by clicking here: Speak Out Form

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

NOTE: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number and email address will not be displayed or shared.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Last Name:
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.

Trinity Dodge Fixed
Dr Paul The Dentist
NewsWebPagesOpinionPeopleObituariesAg & BusinessSportsContact UsLife
Subscriptions | Username & Password Reminder | Change Password | Life

Breeze-Courier & Printing | 212 S Main St. Taylorville, IL 62568 | (217) 824-2233 |

© Copyright 2014 Breeze-Courier & Printing. All Rights Reserved.
Original content may not be reprinted or distributed without the written permission of Breeze-Courier & Printing.

Software © 1998-2020 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved