Obituary: Linda Marie Banks, 73, of Wellington

Linda Marie Banks, of Wellington, Kansas, died Monday, April 14, 2014 at Sumner Regional Medical Center in Wellington, Kansas at the age of 73.   Linda was born the daughter of Burris and Evelyn Louis (Hartzel) Montross on Sunday, March 30, 1941 in Independence, Kansas.     On April 12, 1969, Linda and Edward H. Banks were united in marriage in Wichita, Kansas. Together they celebrated 33 years of marriage before his death in 2002.   Along with her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents and sons: Roy Hill and Richard Banks.   Survivors include her three daughters: Evelyn Hill of Wellington, Kansas, Virginia Willoby of Bluff City, Kansas and Lisa Moore of Wellington, Kansas, many grandchildren and great-grandchildren along with her brothers and sisters: Raymond Montross, Ernie Montross, Kathy Jolly, Jess Montross, Dorothy Melocheck, Wanda Clemans, Jill Newton, Jack Montross and Sylvia Montross.    Memorial services for Linda will be at 1:00 p.m., Monday, April 28, 2014 in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery near Bluff City, Kansas.    To share a memory or leave condolences, please visit Arrangements are by Day Funeral Home & Crematory, Wellington, Kansas.