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Eva Lynn Sackman, 61 of Springfield, Missouri, passed away June 25, 2022, holding hands with her husband and daughter.

Eva married Ricky Sackman in 1983 and they raised two children, Christopher Joseph and Marjorie Virginia. They enjoyed traveling through Germany in their earlier years as a family while stationed overseas and moved to Saint Louis, Missouri, in 1994 where they raised their family and resided for more than twenty years. She was a collector of many things, all things, in fact, as many can attest. Her wit, sense of humor and laugh will leave a void in many hearts.

Eva will be greatly missed by her husband, Ricky; son, Christopher Sackman; daughter, Marjorie Sackman; sister Sherri Tarun; brothers and sisters-in-law, Susan and Jim Floyd, Steven and Sharon Sackman, Keven and Theresa Sackman, and Billy Sackman; and many nieces and nephews.

The family has chosen to follow Eva's wishes to be cremated and have a private family gathering to spread her ashes at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation.

Her care has been entrusted to Walnut Lawn Funeral Home, Ltd. DeGraffenreid-Wood Crematory.