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Linda Koch

July 26, 1937 - February 9, 2017

Service Date: February 12, 2017

Linda Koch, 79, of Anderson, SC passed away on Thursday, February 9, 2017.

Born in Anderson, SC she was the daughter of the late Herbert and Helen Hopkins and the wife to the late Leo Koch. Linda was a member of Gethsemane Baptist Temple where she played the piano.

She is survived by her son: Preston Howell (Kim); 8 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by her daughter: Sandy Dunn; and sister: Carly Staggs.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, February 12, 2017 at 3pm at Gethsemane Baptist Temple and will be officiated by Reverend Sam Duncan. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1pm – 3pm at the church.

The family will be at their respective homes.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hope Children’s Home, 11415 Hope International Drive Tampa, FL 33625.

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Sosebee Mortuary and Crematory, South Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements.