Linda was born in Providence,Rhode Island. She attended University of Rhode Island and came to this area in 1968.Linda worked as office manager for a jewelry company. She was a member of Sugar Mill Country Club and Potowist Golf Club in East Greenwich, RI. Survivors include a sister Judith Newton, children Sheryl Gordon, Lisa Costa, Kerri DeWitt, nieces Deborah Quirk, Beth Tidswell, nephew David Newton and one grandchild. The family will receive friends on Monday from 12 noon till 2PM Monday, July 7 with a Life Celebration at 2:00 PM at Baldwin Brothers Heritage Place 1 North Causeway New Smyrna Beach.