Linda R. Basso, 72


Linda Rose Basso, 72, of Walshville, died on Monday, Aug. 23, 2021, in Callaway County, MO due to a result of a motor vehicle accident with her husband, Marion C. Basso.

Services were held on Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2021 at SS Simon & Jude Church, in Gillespie. Burial was at Holy Cross Cemetery in Gillespie. Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie was in charge of the arrangements.

She was born June 5, 1949, in Litchfield to Michael R. Rekart & Emily Rose (Soltis) Rekart. She married Marion C. Basso on Aug. 28, 1993 in Mt. Olive.

Mrs. Basso had worked for the First National Bank of Staunton. Linda loved baking, cooking and her bling jewelry.

She is survived by her children, Chrissy Morgan Marshall of O’Fallon, MO, Loran Morgan of San Diego, CA;  grandchildren, Chelsea (Connor) Evans of Fulton, MO, Cole Newingham of Burlington, WA;  great grandchildren, Adalee Newingham, Bodhi Evan, Wynsten Stieglitz; brother, Michael Rekart; sisters, Judy Law, Cindy Rekart;  and nieces, Nikki Cox, Brittany Law and Melissa Logsden.

Linda was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Debra Vath.

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