Linda Uher (Lawton) passed away peacefully at Chatham Kent Health Alliance, on Tuesday, October 6, 2020 at the age of 79.
Beloved wife of 58 years to John, daughter of the late Clarence and Lela Lawton (nee Johnston). Dear mother of Kathy, Janice and Scott Vandehogen and Susan and Pete Van Mol. Adored Gammie to Cora (Vandehogen) and Jordan Campbell, Rachael (Vandehogen) and Zach Shuian, Drew Vandehogen, Megan and Abby Van Mol.
Survived by siblings Ben and Becky Anne Lawton, John Lawton, sisters in law Barb Lawton and Janet Lawton. Aunt to several nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by brothers Eldon, Beverley, Dowie and sister in law Margie Lawton.
Linda cherished her time with family. An avid Blue Jays fan and supporter of local area sports teams, she instilled a love for trivia, history and gardening in her children and grandchildren. Linda started her career with Bell Canada in Chatham and after raising her three girls, joined Big V / Shoppers Drug Mart in Blenheim; retiring in 2005. You could spot Linda and John in the stands or on the sidelines cheering on their 5 grandchildren in various sports and community activities.
A private family service will be held. Online condolences and Memorial Donations in Linda’s memory to Blenheim Word of Life Soup Kitchen can be made at www.blenheimcommunityfuneralhome.com.
A tribute of Linda’s life may be viewed at https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/e/2PACX-1vTCtqp9cM1wTNe3prBgHIKibCaH91sxszdUSfJR0RAo17YEU3yuH82AzE-FD8PYSiaYRuLmVWTPRgac/pub?start=true&loop=true&delayms=3000