Daughter of the late Lloyd Bagshaw and Beatrice Lovelace of Sunderland.
Sister to William (predeceased) and Eleanor of Uxbridge, Barbara and Ron Stoddart (both predeceased) and Doug and Janet of Lindsay.
Predeceased by her first spouse Grant Dike.
Mother to Pamela Dike of Willow Beach, Robert Dike of Toronto and Tim Nathan of Alberta. Grandmother to Devin Dike (Genevieve) of Peterborough. Sister-in-law to Helen E (Jim and Frank – predeceased) of Dunnville, Garnet and Cora (both predeceased), Auldeen and Clare (both predeceased), Evelyn and Martin of Fonthill, Ralph and Norma (Darlene – predeceased) of Uxbridge and Gill and Glen (predeceased) of Midland.
Survived by her loving spouse, Eric Waddilove. Sister-in-law to David and Brenda of Florida, Hilda and Simon of UK and Trevor and Ruth of UK. Step mother to Bob and Cathie of Courtice and James of Czechia. Beloved Aunt to numerous family members across Canada, US, UK and Europe.
Cat lover, favourite mom to fur baby Kia. Linda enjoyed winters in Florida and travelling to UK, Europe and cruises. Moved frequently where she sang in the local church choir including Leamington, St. Andrews in Chatham and Cambridge Street United in Lindsay. Enjoyed baking, crafts, cards, bowling and golf. Volunteered in many places, including the L.E.X.
Raised on a farm, learning good work ethic and was an avid 4Her. Attended school in Vroomanton, Cannington, Belleville and Georgian College in Barrie. Worked in automotive machinery and quality assurance. Was a member of Barrie A.N.A.F auxiliary for 15 years. Friendly and outgoing suited her volunteer activities and could always make you laugh.
Linda would like donations to music programs at St. Andrews United in Chatham or Cambridge Street United in Lindsay. Alternatively, St. James United in Vroomanton or Canadian Cancer Society.
As per Linda’s wishes, cremation has taken place. Interment at the Bagshaw Cemetery, 9th Concession of Brock, Sunderland. A private ceremony will take place at a later date.