Lynda Joyce Butcher

Lynda Joyce Butcher, 74, of rural Roann, IN, and with family in Huntington County, died Monday, July 27, 2020, at 2:58 a.m., at Dukes Memorial Hospital in Peru, IN.

Mrs. Butcher was a 1964 graduate of North Miami High School. She worked at Invensys and also worked 20 years at United Technologies, both in North Manchester. She was a member of Olive Branch Church of God, where she was the chair of the Card Ministry.

She was born on Jan. 16, 1946, in Miami County, to Claude and Opal Burns Hoffman. She married Ronnie D. Butcher at the Akron Church of God on May 23, 1964, and he survives.

Additonal survivors include four children, Kimberly (Steve) Cooper and Kami Napier, both of Wabash, John (Michelle) Butcher, of Denver, and Tiffany (Larry) Smith, of Urbana; a brother, Terry (Diana) Hoffman, of Macy; and a sister, Jennifer (Tom) Hoagland, of Claypool; 11 grandchildren, Anniston Cooper and Carla (Tim) Dietrich, both of Wabash, Charlie Napier, of Peru, Cayla Napier, of Wabash, Jacqueline Butcher, of Summerville, SC, Bia Butcher and Eli Butcher, both of Denver, Ashley Staats, of Andrews, Kristina Staats, of Urbana, Teagan (Braden) See, of Lagro, and Sheila Smith of Urbana; and 11 great-grandchildren;

A celebration of life service will be held on Friday, July 31, 2020, at 10:30 a.m. at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with calling an hour prior. Rev. Randy Myers will be officiating. Burial will be in Akron Cemetery at a later date.

Memorials are to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 3 International Drive, Suite 200, Rye Brook, NY 10573.

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