Linda Marie Sweatland, age 58, of Anderson, passed away on Sunday, November 4, 2018 at her residence following a courageous battle with cancer.
She was born on March 19, 1960, to Louis and Gwendolyn (Gawthrop) Snyder.
On August 16, 1980 she married the love of her life, Jeffrey C. Sweatland.
Linda was employed at Red Gold Inc. for more than 17 years, where she worked in Accounts Receivable. Linda loved gardening and caring for animals. She loved her grandchildren dearly and enjoyed time spent fishing with them.
Linda is survived by her loving husband, of 38 years, Jeffrey Sweatland of Anderson; mother, Gwendolyn M. Snyder; 2 sons, Joshua J. (Kristen) Sweatland of Oveido, FL and Jacob J. (Hillary) Sweatland of Fayetteville, NC; grandchildren: Jackson Sweatland, Kennedee Sweatland, Madelyn Sweatland, and Judah Sweatland; 2 brothers, Randall (Lora) Snyder and Kevin Snyder; several in-laws; several nieces and several nephews. Linda was preceded in death by her father, Louis L. Snyder.
Locally, a graveside funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, November 10th in Oakwood Cemetery with Rev. Bruce Barlow officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made in Linda's honor to the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo, 3411 Sherman Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46808.