HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. ó Linda Tilley, at age 69, passed away February 26, 2013, at her home in Huntington Beach, Calif.
She was born on October 19, 1943, in Springfield, Vt., to Walter and Margaret (Sherer) Bixby.
Linda grew up in Proctorsville, Vt. She graduated from Black River High School in Ludlow, Vt., in 1961. After high school, she attended the School of Nursing at Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital in Hanover, N.H., where she received her nursing degree in 1964.
Linda worked for St. Josephís Hospital in Orange County, Calif., as a prenatal registered nurse for 35 years. She retired in 2010 with a 35-plus-year career in nursing.
Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Margaret Bixby, and sister Beverly Dean. Linda is survived by her nieces and nephews, Richard Harwood, Paula Harwood, Mark Harwood, Eugene Dean and other relatives.
A memorial service will be held at Gethsemane Episcopal Church in Proctorsville, Vt., on April 27, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. The family will be greeting friends and relatives after her service at the parish hall next to the church.