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Charyl E. Saunier

Charyl E. Saunier, age 77 of Linn, passed away Wednesday, February 15, 2017, at her daughter’s residence in Nevada, MO.
Charyl was born February 9, 1940, in Letcher, SD, a daughter to the late Charles and Bernadine (Dunbar) Thomas.
Charyl was a 1958 graduate of Mitchell High School in Mitchell, SD, and later received her nursing education in Amarillo, TX.
On January 23, 1973, Charyl was united in marriage to Louis “Louie” Saunier at St Johns United Methodist Church in Linn. He survives of the home in Linn.
Charyl worked as an LPN at St. Mary’s Hospital in Jefferson City and at Green Meadows Nursing Home in Linn. She later worked as a teacher’s aid at the Linn Middle School.
Charyl enjoyed working crossword puzzles, playing solitaire, reading murder mysteries, sewing, knitting and traveling. She also was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan.
In addition to her husband of 44 years, Charyl is survived by: five daughters, Teresa Loranger and her husband Joe of Laurel, MD, Denise Jaegers and her husband Karl of La Monte, MO, Diane Clayton and her husband Terry of Jefferson City, Suzanne Fritts and her husband Larry of Nevada and Paula Caywood and her husband David of Linn; one brother, Richard “Dick” Thomas and his wife Jeanne of Rapid City, SD; one sister, Lorraine Larson of Woonsocket, SD; 12 grandchildren, Leslie Sebastian, Allison Shinkle, Maggie Chadd, Andrew Fritts, Connor Jaegers, Joey Fritts, Christopher Jaegers, Grant Clayton, Amanda Loranger, Luke Fritts, Brianna Loranger and Natalie Caywood; 11 great grandchildren as well as nieces, nephews and friends.
In addition to her parents, Charyl was preceded in death by two brothers, Vernon and Gene Thomas.
A Celebration of Life gathering will be held from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 19, 2017, at Morton Chapel in Linn.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to the Diabetes Association or to SSM Hospice.


Sunday, February 19, 2017
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Morton Chapel
911 E. Main St.
Linn, Missouri 65051-9781

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I am sadden to here of our aunts loss. My thoughts and prayers go to the family may God bless and bring comfort to you at this time of sorrow. Geri daughter of Gene.

Geraldine Thomas-Gonzalez Feb 21 2017 12:00 AM

We are very sadden to learn of the passing of my aunt Charyl! Our thoughts and prayers are for our Lord to comfort the family at this time of great loss! I take comfort that she is with my dad Gene (her brother) and other family members. Deep sympathy and condolences, Wendy Thomas, Florence and Raylene Thomas of San Antonio Texas

Wendy Thomas Feb 21 2017 12:00 AM

During this time of loss, Praying you will draw Strength and comfort From your faith in God May you always feel Your beloved,Charyl (wife and mother) In every treasured memory May you smile and know that Charyl is with God Along with Audrey and Wayne Livingston, Wilma Dunbar, I, we will be donating to the Diabetes association in Charyl's memory. Our hearts go out to you With Sympathy and Our Sincere Condolences Minnie Evelyn Dunbar (Chuck Dunbar's wife) "Grace and Peace be Multiplied unto You." 2 Peter 1:2

Evelyn Dunbar Feb 18 2017 12:00 AM

My Sympathy to you Louie, Teresa, Denise, Diane, Suzanne, and Paula, Charyl will be missed. I ask about her every time I talk to Dick and Jean on the phone. God be with you during this time of sorrow. Aunt Wilma Dunbar

Aunt Wilma Dunbar Feb 18 2017 12:00 AM

To Louie and Daughters: My 1st cousin Charyl would come to Minnesota as a teenager and she even stayed with us for a summer. My brother Chuck, and I would take Charyl to Wells, MN to run around with our friends and had lots of fun times together as I will always remember. We will give to the Diabetes Association along with my mother, Wilma, and Evelyn Dunbar Our Sympathy Charyl's 1st cousin Audrey (Dunbar) and Wayne Livingston

Audrey and Wayne Livingston Feb 18 2017 12:00 AM

Louie and family, so sorry to read of Charyl's passing, even though I know she suffered for many years. My prayers are for you Jacquie Huhman

Jacquie Zeilmann Huhman Feb 18 2017 12:00 AM

Charyl and I worked together years ago at St. Mary's Hospital. May she rest in peace and our prayers go out to her family.

Paul Backues Feb 18 2017 12:00 AM

I'm so sorry for the families loss. I remember growing up and going with my mom (Mary Ann Nilges-Hayes) to Grandma Kate Saunier's farm and stopping by Uncle Louie and Aunt Cheryl's Home to play with her kittens. She ALWAYS had kittens. She was a great lady and will be missed by many!!

Tina (Hayes) Pulliam Feb 17 2017 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for the loss of your mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Chris and Janicw Coring Feb 17 2017 12:00 AM

So very sorry to hear of your Mom's passing... You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Valerie (Gage) Martin Feb 16 2017 12:00 AM

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