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Linda G. (Schellenger) Gayer

February 3, 1950 ~ July 30, 2018 (age 68)

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EPSOM- Mrs. Linda G. (Schellenger) Gayer, 68, of Epsom, passed away peacefully at home on July 30, 2018.

Born in Pittsfield, CT, she was the daughter of the late Harold and Carla Schellenger.  She was raised and educated in Connecticut and had been a resident of Epsom for over 40 years.

Prior to her retirement, she was a longtime educator at the Northwood Elementary School and served as Head of the Special Education Dept.

She was a longtime member of the First Church of Christ, Scientist in Concord.  She enjoyed puzzles, wordfinds, birdwatching, moose, Winnie-the-pooh, mall-walking, traveling, drawing and reading.  Above all, she cherished the time she spent with her grandchildren.

Linda is survived by her two sons: Jamie Gayer and his wife Karen of Epsom and Jesse Gayer and his wife Sheri of Derry; her two brothers, Steve Schellenger and Rick Schellenger; and her six grandchildren, Jack, Owen, Cody, Madison, Matthew and Alissa.

Calling Hours will be held on Wednesday, August 8th from 2 to 5 P.M. in the Still Oaks Funeral & Memorial Home 1217 Suncook Valley Highway in Epsom.  A Celebration of Her Life reception will follow at the Epsom Lodge of Elks, 24 Old Mill Rd in Epsom.  In lieu of flowers, donations in Linda’s memory may be sent to the charity of one’s choice.  To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit

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