Linda L. Pavelka

Linda Lee Pavelka, 79, of Huntington, IN, and formerly of Jasper, IN, died July 12, 2017, at her home at Tipton Place.

Mrs. Pavelka graduated from Holland High School and Oakland City College. She retired from teaching after 35 years. She was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church and Redeemer Lutheran Church Women.

She was born July 2, 1938, in Holland to Raymond and Meta Niehaus Katter. She married Rev. John Pavelka on June 7, 1964, at St. James Lutheran Church in Holland, and he preceded her in death.

Survivors include two daughters, Maria (Scott) Chanley, of Huntington, and Rachel Pavelka, of Terre Haute; two sisters, Karen Dougan, of Chrisney, and Mary Ann McDevitt, of Crawfordsville; and a granddaughter, Lauren (Daniel) Beer, of Fort Wayne.

Calling is Saturday, July 15, 2017, from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. with a funeral service following at 11 a.m., at Redeemer Lutheran Church, Jasper. Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery in Holland.

Memorials are to Redeemer Lutheran Church Building Fund, St. James Lutheran Church Cemetery Fund or to a favorite charity.

Becher-Kluesner Funeral Home, Jasper, is in charge of arrangements.