Linda Lou Oberhelman

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Linda Lou Oberhelman, 78, of Seligman, passed away Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield.

She was born Aug. 13, 1940, in Dows, Iowa, the daughter of Earl and Nelly (Paulson) Benton. On July 6, 1989 she was united in marriage to Gene Oberhelman, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were her parents; 10 brothers and sisters and one grandson.

Surviving are three sons, Randy Crone and his wife Bonnie of Council Bluffs, Iowa, Phillip Morgan and his wife Tanya of Joplin, and Tom Crone of Seligman; three daughters, Nancy Joyner and her husband Lonnie of Chico, Calif., Penny Gentry of Eureka Springs, Ark., and Lisa Hudgins of Seligman; 17 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.

She grew up and received her education in Eagle Grove, Iowa. She then resided in California for a while before moving to Seligman 24years ago. For several years, she was employed as a secretary for Vaughn’s Trucking in Monett. She was a member of New Beginning Church in Seligman.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 16, at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Pastor Joe Pride and Phillip Morgan will conduct the services. Burial will be at King Cemetery in Seligman.

The family will receive friends from 6-8:00 p.m. Thursday at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.

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