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Linda Petot

Linda Petot

Linda Lou, nee Fruth, Petot, 68, of Marissa, IL; born on November 9, 1949 in Belleville, IL; passed away on Monday, October 29, 2018 at Saint Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, MO.

Linda graduated from Marissa High School in 1967.  She worked at Western Auto while in high school, was a florist and owner of Linda’s Floral Creations in Marissa.  She was also in retail sales.

She was preceded in death by her mother – Delow, nee Wallace, Fruth.  One brother-in-law – Robert Waeltz, and grandparents, uncles and aunts.

She is survived by her son – Benjamin W. (Jessica) Petot of Collinsville, IL.  Her father – Calvin W. Fruth of Marissa, IL.  One sister – Lois J. Waeltz of New Athens, IL.  One brother – Craig Fruth of Marissa, IL.  Her nephews – Jake Fruth and Zach Fruth.  Also survived by Alice Waeltz and Cylde Fruth as well as several cousins and their families, a very special friend who was like a daughter to her – Melissa Hook of Marissa, IL.

Condolences to the family may be expressed online at

Memorials may be made to the Biddleborn Cemetery Association or to the family.

Visitation: Friends may call at Trinity United Church of Christ in Biddleborn, IL on Saturday, November 3, 2018 from 10:00am to 1:00pm.

Funeral: Services will be held at Trinity United Church of Christ in Biddleborn, IL on Saturday, November 3, 2018 with Darryl Roosevelt and Jeremy Drake officiating.

Interment: Burial will be held in the Biddleborn Cemetery in Biddleborn, IL.

Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.




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  1. irene says:

    May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief John 5:28,29.

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