Linda Perrenoud

Linda Perrenoud, 77, of Donnellson, Iowa, passed away at 11:45 p.m. Thursday, October 12, 2023, at her home in Donnellson.

She was born on April 15, 1946, the daughter of Willard and Lelia (Becker) Shoemaker. On June 26, 1964, she married Terry Perrenoud in Donnellson, Iowa.

Survivors include her husband: Terry; two daughters: Michelle (Jennifer Blanchard) Perrenoud and Sheri (Tony) Clemenson; five grandchildren: Isabelle and Margret Clemenson, Jacqui, Katie and Garrett Blanchard; brother Leroy (Dorine) Shoemaker. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; Sister: Betty Rider and brothers: Marvin, Ronald, David and Paul Shoemaker.

Linda was a 1964 graduate of Harmony High School. She enjoyed music, reading, sewing (she had made several blankets for her family and puppies), baking, cooking, gardening, playing cards, traveling and camping. Linda loved the holidays, especially Christmas Eve. She was the glue to her family and she enjoyed spending time with them most of all. Linda was truly a joy to be with.

A Celebration of Life will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday, November 4, 2023, at the Lee County Fair Learning Center in Donnellson, Iowa. Please dress casual.

Memorials may be made in her memory to the PAW Animal Shelter.

Schmitz Funeral Home of Donnellson is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at