December 14, 1950 - July 28, 2003
Anderson - Linda B. (Bammann) Cordry, 52, Anderson died peacefully at home on July 28, 2003 after a one-year battle with cancer. Her family was with her at the time of her death.
She was born in Erie, Kansas on December 14, 1950, the youngest child of Elmer E. “Pete” and Berniece Bammann.
She was the Residential Director for Elmcroft of Muncie, an assisted living and Alzheimer facility, when diagnosed with cancer. Linda was a devoted wife, mother and Christian woman working alongside her husband in his full-time ministry. Their ministry among the churches of Christ took them to Arkansas, Kansas, Ohio, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Indiana.
She was awarded the Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Millersville University in Millersville, Pennsylvania and the Masters of Arts degree in Gerontology from Ball State University in Muncie.
She enjoyed jogging, reading and quilting.
She is survived by her husband of 35 years: David S. Cordry. Two Sons: Sean & wife Melynda Cordry of Orange City, Iowa. Benjamin Cordry of Elyria, Ohio. Her grandchildren: Savannah and Duncan Cordry. She is also survived by her sisters Patsy Graebner of Derby, Kansas. Jane & husband Jim Waller of St. Louis, Missouri. Carolyn & husband Jim Tucker of Knoxville, Tennessee. Brother: Elmer E. & wife Irene Bammann, Jr of Dittmer, Missouri and rural Brazelton. Numerous nieces & nephews.
She was preceded by her father: Elmer Bammann. Mother: Berniece (Goshert) Bammann. Her eldest sister: Evelyn Bammann.
Memorial services will be Saturday, August 2, 2003 at 11:30 AM, at Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, South Chapel. 200 W. 53rd Street; Anderson, with Warren Kenney and Randy Chapman officiating.
The family will receive friends from 4-8:00 PM on Friday, August 1, 2003 at funeral home, south chapel.
According to her wishes, her body was cremated with her cremains to be scattered over a favorite waterfall in western Maryland.
Contributions may be made to Itu, Brazil, Mission Fund c/o Columbus Avenue Church of Christ, 4620 Columbus Avenue, Anderson, IN 46013 OR Truth for Today World Mission School, PO Box 2044, Searcy, AR 72145-2044.