McCarthy, Linda

McCarthy, Linda

December 29th, 2020

After a short illness, Linda passed away in London, Ontario, on Tuesday, December 29, 2020. Linda was a retired Registered Nurse with a 40-year career at London Health Sciences Centre. Left to mourn her passing are her husband Jack, daughter Kelly, son Ryan (Jody), and grandchildren Alyson and Benjamin. Private funeral arrangements have been made. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Linda are asked to consider ALS Canada. Linda's favourite saying: “Never regret getting older, it's a privilege denied to many.” 

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MalloryI worked with Linda in the dentistry department within LHSC. She was always one of the kindest and down to earth RN's and had a heart of gold. My thoughts and prayers are with the family at this difficult time, in these difficult circumstances.
Paul and Donna InglisWe knew Linda through your friendship with Laura and Randy. We always thought Linda was a great girl. She was so easy to visit with. Sending our most sincere sympathies to you, Jack and your family. She will be missed.
Ray and Donna PicheOur sincere condolences to you Jack and your family.
Kathy RisdonI am so sorry to hear of Linda’s passing. It has been many years but it was always a good conversation and many laughs shared. My sincere condolences to Jack and your family.
Lynda RobinsonLinda was a wonderful , caring nurse who’s family came first at all times. Linda’s smile and caring personality made everyone around her happier. Jack, Kelly and Ryan- my deepest condolences and Linda’s memory is a blessing
Terrie and John MullenJack, Ryan and Kelly, our deepest sympathies. Linda’s reputation as a strong RN will be remembered in the CCTU Victoria Hospital on South Street. God bless her, and her family.
Nancy Maltby-WebsterDear Jack, Kelly and Ryan, I am shocked and saddened to hear this news. I worked with Linda for many years. She was kind, caring and compassionate to all her patients, families, and colleagues. I will always remember her beautiful smile and infectious laugh. My sincere condolences and may God bless
Beth-Anne WaskoAs a fellow Jazzerciser I was saddened to hear of Linda's passing. I enjoyed many conversations with Linda as we exercised together. She was a wonderful lady who spoke so fondly of her family. We will miss her. Cherish those beautiful memories of happy times together. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Kim McCawI am so sorry to hear of your loss. Linda was a regular at Jazzercise and always a pleasure to have in class. She was always friendly and kind. She will be missed
Gary MascarinSorry to here off your loss, an old friend thinking of you at this time of sorrow.
jane girodatSo sorry to see the loss of Linda. What a wonderful nurse! She was so efficient in every capacity of nursing. I worked with her for many years and she was a friend.
Karen PalmerLinda was a wonderful person I got to know through work, her caring and heartfelt approach to patients, family and colleagues was inspiring and she made us all strive to do better. She will be missed My condolences to Jack,Kelly and Ryan
Jennifer CrossI was so sorry to read of Linda's passing. We worked together in the CCTC many years ago and our paths crossed at UH over the subsequent years. Linda had a wonderful smile and a caring nature that made us all feel embraced. My condolences to Jack, Kelly and Ryan.
Ellen BarkerI’m so sorry to hear of hear of Linda’s passing. I have known Linda for many years, from CCTC to the Cath Lab. What I will remember about Linda is her laughter and smile. She was so much fun to be around. Linda was also an excellent nurse. Any patient was fortunate to have her as their nurse. She will be so missed! My thoughts are with Jack, Kelly and Ryan. Heaven has just gained an angel!
Grace YoungKelly, I am very sorry for your loss. Thinking of you and your family as you mourn your mom's passing. My sincere condolences.
Colleen WarrenI am not sure if you would remember me. I am one of your Aunt Bea's (my Mimi) granddaughters. I worked as a respiratory therapist at the hospital for many years and would meet up with Linda in many of the areas we worked. We would chat about Aunt Maggie and Mimi and stop 26 whenever we met up. I am so sorry to hear of Linda's passing.
Sylvia RobbinsLinda and I met at Jazzercise and bonded over conversations about our precious grandchildren. Oh, how she loved her family. She will be greatly missed. Sending sincere condolences.
Maria JonesI first met Linda when she joined our Divot Divas Ladies Golf League and immediately liked her. We golfed together many times and she was always such fun to be partnered with. Linda was wonderful...great sense of humor and always so proud of her family and of course the grandchildren. Linda will be greatly missed by all who had the privilege of knowing her. My love, thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
Joanne Legros-KellyI'm so sorry to hear of Linda's passing. We chatted at Jazzersize regularly, and I will miss her. My condolences to Linda's family and friends. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Marg Henderson Jack, Kelly, Ryan and all of your family... so deeply sorry for your devastating loss! My heart breaks for all of you! Linda was a wonderful, caring, kind and compassionate nurse/friend and a joy to both work with, and to socialize with! She will be dearly missed! Thinking of you and your family with love and my deepest sympathy!
Carrie and Willie LeeDear Jack and family , Nancy and family - We were so sorry to hear about Linda. We will remember her beautiful smile and vivacious laugh . I have a memory of Tim and her competing swimming after supper in Lake Huron at Bonniedoon - she was strong at that ! Can you imagine how many patients she must have helped in her nursing career she used her talents in important work in a long career. May you be wrapped in the best of memories at a difficult time . With our sympathy - Cousin Carrie and Willie Lee
Bonnie clarkeSorry to hear of your loss. Have known and enjoyed working with Linda in CCTC, and dental clinic at LHSC, she will be greatly missed.
Norm and Sharon CorrinJack, We were very sorry to hear of Linda's death. She was always a lively conversationalist and a pleasure to chat with. I know you two had a great partnership over the many years of your marriage. Our thoughts will be with you, Ryan, and Kelly over the coming months. Blessings on all of you. Norm and Sharon
Linda HodgkinsonI am so sorry for your loss. I knew Linda through Jazzercise. She was a lovely lady who cared deeply for her family. Linda will be greatly missed by all who were privileged to know her.
Joanne St OngeMy Heartfelt Condolances to Jack and Family. I knew Linda from High school,Windsor ,Ontario Our paths crossed some years later working in CCTC, Victoria Hospital.Linda was a great nurse and wonderful Co-worker. She enjoyed her work and was starting to attend our retiree luncheons. Linda will be missed by so many who knew and worked with her .Prayers for Linda and Family during this difficult time.
Lesley HuttonI first met Lynda and Jack at child care for Ryan. We became friends. Lynda always had a great smile and was a wonderful mother. She loved to travel and I would look after the children. Lynda always had a kind heart was very concerned for your welbening. She always made you welcome in her home. When I would bump into her shopping she always was to proud of her children. Although we have not see each other for some years. I will always remember her as a spectacular lady in every way. Uncle Jack, Kelly and Ryan I would like to send you all the strength you will need in the coming days. Stick together and remember the wonderful lady she was. Your her legacy. And she love you all.sending you love and hugs Lesley Hutton❤️
Lesley HuttonI first met Lynda and Jack at child care for Ryan. We became friends. Lynda always had a great smile and was a wonderful mother. She loved to travel and I would look after the children. Lynda always had a kind heart was very concerned for your welbening. She always made you welcome in her home. When I would bump into her shopping she always was to proud of her children. Although we have not see each other for some years. I will always remember her as a spectacular lady in every way. Uncle Jack, Kelly and Ryan I would like to send you all the strength you will need in the coming days. Stick together and remember the wonderful lady she was. Your her legacy. And she love you all.sending you love and hugs Lesley Hutton❤️
Dave and Sue JonesWe were saddened to hear about Linda's passing and send our warmest condolences Jack. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Helen Clarke Dear Jack and family. Was shocked and saddened by the news of Linda’s passing. I will always remember both of you as neighbours and her infectious smile and laugh. We would run into each other at work and she always had time for a quick hello. May God bless you and your family in this trying time. Love always.
Samantha HalloranI am saddened to hear of Linda's passing. I know Linda as a long-time and great friend to my mom, Marianne. My mom spoke so fondly of their friendship over the years and I know she will always hold special memories, particularly of their trip to Australia & New Zealand together. I am thinking of your family during this time.
Erin Jones-MorganSebastian and I are very sorry for your loss. Linda was always so kind every time I saw her. We are thinking of you all during this difficult time. Our condolences to Jack, Kelly, Ryan, Jody, Aly, and Ben.
Jane FentonJack and family, I want to send my sincere condolences to you. I worked with Linda in the Cath Lab. She was a wonderful nurse and a very nice lady to know. Im so sorry to hear of her passing.
Twinstreams Divot DivasLinda was part of a great group of gals who golf at Twinstreams. The Divot Divas! I know she enjoyed coming to league play. There was always a smile on her face when she walked into the proshop and when she walked off the course! Linda will be missed greatly by myself and her fellow golfers. She was always a pleasure to see and share a round with. We offer our deepest condolences to you all. Thoughts and prayers. Jen and the Divas.
Rieky Vandewetering I am so sorry to hear of Linda’s passing. I had the pleasure of golfing with her at Twin Streams and she was always fun to golf with. My condolences to the family. Rieky Vandewetering
Rieky Vandewetering I am so sorry to hear of Linda’s passing. I had the pleasure of golfing with her at Twin Streams and she was always fun to golf with. My condolences to the family. Rieky Vandewetering
Tanya Morrison I had the pleasure of meeting Linda this year as I joined the Divot Divas. She was so welcoming and I enjoyed golfing with her. She shared how important her family was to her and also how proud she was of each of you. My sincere condolences on the loss of your special Diva. Hold on tight to all your wonderful memories.
Vito FarellaI'm sorry to hear of your mom's passing. My sincere condolences to you Kelly and to your family.
Adam GoddardKelly, I’m very sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. Please accept my deepest sympathies to you and your family.
Wendy Bancroft-TeixeiraKelly, My heartfelt condolences to you and your family at this very sad time. May the precious memories of your Mother be of comfort to you.
TajKelly, my sincere condolences to you and your family. May the care and love of those around you provide comfort and peace.
Linda (macgrain) HerkenhoffLaf (Linda) and I were buddies since second grade in Windsor. So I am fortunate to have many many memories through the years with my dear friend. Missing her is beyond words... fred and I have you all in our prayers. xxxooo
Andrey SyrkoKelly, I'm so sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. It seems like she made a big impact on so many people's lives and will be missed by all who knew her. My deepest condolences to you and your family.
Anita Jones Kelly, I am terribly sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. My deepest condolences to you and your family during this difficult time.
Bebong FolefacKelly, I’m so sorry to hear of your loss. My deepest sympathies to you and your family.
Angela SchipaniKelly, I am so sorry for your loss. My deepest condolences. You are in my thoughts.
Emily KarailiadisKelly, I'm so sorry for your loss. My profound condolences to you and your family during this difficult time.
Aurora BuensucesoKelly, I am very sorry for your mom's passing. May the many lovely memories and the loving thoughts of her shared by many be a comfort to you and your family.
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