Linda Madeline Ruth Patterson, 67 of Portage Vale passed away at home with family on Wednesday, February 26, 2020.
Born in Sussex, she was the daughter of the late Alfred and Alma (Mallory) Stackhouse. Linda enjoyed yardwork and gardening, was an avid bingo player and loved time spent with her grandchildren and her dogs and cats.
She is survived and sadly missed by her daughters Karen Hayward of Penobsquis and Tracy Cummings (Jason) of Miramichi; son Robert Hayward of Ontario; grandchildren Nicole, Ryan, Dylan, Dustin, Madalyn, Logan and Jaxon; great grandchildren Audrina, Halle and Kayson; sisters Heather Patterson (Fred) and Sharon Weber (Clay); brother Amos Patterson (Georgina); sister-in-law Lila Patterson and several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents Linda is predeceased by her common-law spouse George McKillop and brother Glendon Patterson.
Resting at Salisbury Funeral Home, 3350 Route 106 (372-4800) with visiting Saturday, February 29 from 4 to 6 pm and from where the funeral will be held Sunday, March 1, 2:30 pm with Pastor Peter Sherwood officiating. Interment at Cardwell Cemetery at a later date.
If desired, donations to a charity of choice would be appreciated by the family.