Linda Jean Allard, 63, passed away Saturday, May 6, at her home after a brief battle with cancer.
She was born Nov. 3, 1953, in Goshen, to Charles and Shirley (Bigler) Prough.
In June 1996, she married Walter Allard in Elkhart.
He survives along with three children, Brian Elliott, Goshen, and Amy (Juan) Guevara and Kari Elliott, both of Elkhart; stepson, Jay (Laura) Allard, Elkhart; seven grandchildren, Isabella, Madison, Kaine, Koda, Brandon, Alex and Jessica; two great-grandchildren, Delylah and Valkyrie; and a brother, Tom (Pamela Hively Prough) Prough, Bloomington.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, John and Jim Prough.
Linda worked as a cook and teacher at La Petite Academy. She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church.
An 11:30 a.m. memorial Mass will be conducted Friday, May 12, at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen.
Memorial contributions may be given to Humane Society of St. Joseph County.
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Published on  May 8, 2017