Linda J. Bliss (nee Walter), 70, of LaGrange, passed away Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at Keystone Pointe in LaGrange, following a lengthy illness surrounded by her family. She was born July 15, 1948 in Elyria and was a 1966 graduate of Midview High School.
Linda enjoyed doing crafts, collecting Precious Moments, bingo, cards and watching her grandsons play baseball.
Survivors include Don D. Jr.; daughter, Tammy (Dean) Lottman of LaGrange; son, Don S. (Lisa) of Wellington and three grandchildren, Ryan, Robbie and Ben.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Leo Sr. and Olevia Walter (nee Schaefer); sister, Marie McCartney and brother, Leo Walter, Jr.
Family will receive friends 4 to 7 p.m., Friday, April 12, 2019 at The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at St. Rt. 57), Elyria, 440-322-4626, where funeral services will be held 10 a.m., Saturday, April 13, 2019. The Reverend Father John Seabold, Pastor of Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church, will officiate. Burial will be at River Road Cemetery, LaGrange Township.
In lieu of flowers, family suggests those who wish may make donations in Linda's name to Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1422 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44113 or Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, 10819 Magnolia Dr., Cleveland, OH 44106.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.laubenthalmercado.com