Linda Kay Merchant
Memorial gathering for Linda Kay Merchant, 66, Lecompton will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, August 7, 2015 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Linda passed away Friday, July 24, 2015 at her home.
Linda was born October 22, 1948 in Lawrence, Kansas to Melvin William Icks and Anna Margarite Burns Icks Simmons.
She was a homemaker and was involved in 4-H. She worked for E&E Specialty.
She married Timothy Merchant on September 11, 1970 in Oskaloosa, Kansas. He survives of the home.
Other survivors include three daughters, Kari Aguilar of Lecompton, KS, Kelley Thurman of Topeka, KS, Shelley Merchant-Pinar, Columbus, Ohio; one sister, Anna Marie Hickock of Lecompton, KS; one brother, Robert Icks of Maryville, MO; 7 grandchildren, Nicolas Aguilar, Nikki-Lee Aguilar, Dennis Grammar, Jr., Ashlee Grammar, Hanan Grammar, Dalton Grammar, and Karla Robinson.