Linda (Gonzalez) Contreras - Director of Events & Marketing for the Section - died September 10, 2017 in a head-on automobile collision before returning from the AWWA Regional Meeting of Section Officers in Montana. Linda was a dedicated professional and trusted colleague whose excellent work on behalf of the Section and our members made a real difference and will be sorely missed.
Linda leaves behind her loving parents, siblings and extended family in Missouri and Southern California. Many Section leaders have asked to contribute money to assist the family with expenses. Any donations made here will be transmitted directly to her family to assist with the cost of her funeral.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 pm Saturday, September 16 in Carterville, MO. Arrangements are being handled by Ulmer Funeral Home, 1208 S. Garrison, Carthage, MO 64836; (417) 358-2222. Sympathy cards may be mailed directly to the family: c/o Margarita Gonzalez, 9833 Geranium Road, Carthage, MO 64836.