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Fern (Erkmann) Linder

September 26, 1947 ~ December 13, 2021 (age 74)


    Fern Linder, 74, of Enfield, passed away on Monday, December 13, 2021, at Deaconess Midtown Hospital in Evansville, Indiana.  She was born on September, 26, 1947, the daughter of William E. and Helen R. (Trout) Erkmann. Fern was raised on a farm in McLeansboro, Illinois. She married Gary Linder on November 7, 1980, and he survives. Fern worked  at Ainsbrook Garment Factory and  Jane's Ceramic Shop. Later she worked as a teacher's aide at Booth School. She was a member of First Christian Church in Carmi. 

     Fern is survived by her husband Gary Linder; daughters, Holly (Phil) Healy of Norris City, IL, and Chanda (Ryan) Sauls of Enfield, IL; grandchildren, Annsley Healy, Breyton Sauls, Brynlee Sauls and Brendon Sauls. She was preceded in death by her parents.

     Graveside services and burial for  Fern Linder will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 16, 2021, at North Maple Ridge Cemetery in Carmi. Family and friends may visit from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 16, 2021, at Campbell Funeral Home in Carmi.  In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in Fern's memory to the White County 4-H Support Committee and will be accepted at Campbell Funeral Home in Carmi, who is in charge of arrangements. 

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December 16, 2021

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Campbell Funeral Home
609 West Main Street
Carmi, IL 62821

Graveside Service
December 16, 2021

12:30 PM
North Maple Ridge Cemetery
County Road 1000 East
Carmi, IL 62821


White County 4-H Support Committee
1715 College Ave., Carmi IL 62821
Tel: 1-618-382-5222
Email: campbellfuneralhome@gmail.com

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