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Linda L. Pena

Posted 8/31/2017

HALSTEAD—Linda L. Pena, 67, died Friday, Aug. 25 at Mesquite, Texas.

She was born Jan. 10, 1950, at Montezuma, Kansas to Peter T. and Lena (Boehs) Koehn.

She was a 1969 graduate of Montezuma High School and worked as a data entry clerk for Cimmaron Insurance and American Fidelity Insurance.

Survivors include daughters Angela (Will) Shaffer, Topeka; Aleecia (John Williams) Elledge, Garland, Texas; brother Dean Koehn, Nebraska City, Nebraska; sisters Dorothy Wedel, Montezuma; Shirley Deutschendorf, Columbia, South Carolina; Rose (Melvin) Wedel, Halstead; Geneva (James) Chapple, Newton, Jane (Delbert) Fast, Greeley, Colorado; Clara Smith, Rose Hill and six grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by brothers; Virgil, Ervin, Melvin, Waymon and Peter Koehn, Jr, sisters: Sylvia Koehn, Gladys Koehn and Louise Smith.

Visitation and viewing was from 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 30 with the funeral service following at 11 a.m., both at Kaufman Funeral Home, Halstead with Pastor Rod Bevan officiating.

Burial will follow at Halstead Cemetery.

Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society in care of Kaufman Funeral Home.