BELLEVILLE - Linda Mae Peachey, 88, of 3256 E. Back Mountain Road, Belleville, died at 7:43 Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at her home.
Born Aug. 10, 1924, in Belleville, she was a daughter of the late Jacob H. and Leah (Yoder) Byler. Her husband, Eli D. Peachey, whom she married on Dec. 21, 1944, survives.
Also surviving are: Sylvanus E. Peachey and wife, Katie, Elmer Lee Peachey and wife, Mary, Louie D. Peachey and wife, Lomie, Susan M. Swarey and husband, Jacob, Jacob H. Peachey and wife, Ada, Linda K. Swarey and husband Samuel, and Eli D. Peachey Jr. and wife, Elsie, all of Belleville, Benuel K. Peachey and wife, Lizzie Mae, of Allensville, and Alvin R. Peachey and wife, Rosa, of Millerstown; son-in-law, Henry Peachey, of Allensville; sisters, Sally Swarey, of Rebersburg, Bertha Peachey and husband, Dan, of Arkansas, and Lena Zook and husband, David, of Belleville; a number of grandchildren and great- grandchildren.
Linda was preceded in death by: an infant son; an infant daughter; a daughter, Leah S. Peachey; two infant grandsons; one brother; and three sisters.
She was a member of the Old Order Amish Church.
A funeral service will be held at 9 a.m. Thursday, April 4, 2013, at the Eli D. Peachey Jr. residence. Burial will be in Locust Grove Cemetery.
Her family will receive friends from 1 to 4 and 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at the residence.
Arrangements are under the care of Henderson Funeral Home, Inc., 3813 W. Main St., Belleville.