Linda Sue (Gentry) Washington

Linda Sue (Gentry) Washington, 61, Kokomo, passed away at 12:20 pm on Tuesday, June 16, 2015, at her home. She was born on March 4, 1954, in Kokomo, the daughter of Jack W. & Martha (Neiheisel) Gentry. On May 31, 1985, she married Denny Washington.

Linda was a 1972 graduate of Kokomo High School, and she attended Indiana University at Kokomo. She was a homemaker and had been employed at the Mendleson Clinic. Linda was a member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church.

Linda is survived by her husband, Denny Washington, Kokomo; mother, Martha Gentry, Kokomo; sons, Bryan L. (Shannon) Foreman, Kokomo, Jacob J. (Kate) Foreman, Crestview, FL, and Daniel S. (Cara) Foreman, Beavercreek, OH; grandchildren, Austin L. Foreman, Zachary S. Foreman, Gavin R. Foreman, Brea G. Foreman, Elise J. Foreman, Caroline J. Foreman, Ella G. Foreman, Jaxson S. Foreman, and Andrew S. Foreman; sisters, Mary (Terry) Allen, Westfield, Ann (Mike) O’Connor, Kokomo, Jane (Scott) Lewis, Kokomo, and Beth Gentry, Kokomo; brothers, Mark (Julie) Gentry, Kokomo, Matt (Pam) Gentry, Kokomo, and Tom Gentry, West Palm Beach, FL; father of her sons, Stan Foreman, Kokomo, along with several nieces and nephews.

Linda was preceded in death by her father, and brother, John Gentry.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am on Friday, June 19, 2015, at Shirley & Stout Funeral Home & Crematory, 1315 West Lincoln Road, Kokomo, With the Rev. Fr. Mike McKinley officiating. Burial will follow in Albright Cemetery. Friends are invited to visit with the family from 6-8 pm on Thursday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made in Linda’s memory to the St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Messages of condolence may be left online at