Linda Ann Allen, Stockton, died Monday, Feb. 26, at Cox South Hospital in Springfield. She was born in Jacksonville, Florida, to Herbert and Juanita Perkins.

Visitation was at 10 a.m., March 1 at St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church with services held at 11 a.m. Burial will be at a later date.

Linda and Donnie both lived in Lee’s Summit for more that 35 years. Linda retired from Social Security Administration after 23 years.

Linda and Donnie were married for 33 years, were members of St. Andrews Lutheran Church in Stockton and she was an active member of the VFW and American Legion auxiliaries.

Survivors include her husband, Donnie of the home; a daughter, Shelby Gudde; and a son, Greg Manning, both of Lee’s Summit; two step-children, Sean Allen and family, and Amanda Crockett and family; her mother, Juanita Perkins; five sisters, Carol, Patricia, Nancy, Debbie and Diane; a brother, Jim; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Services were under the direction of Bland-Brumback Funeral Home, Stockton. Memorials may be made to the church. Online condolences can be made at