Linda was a 1964 graduate of Malvern High School and a 1967 graduate of Aultman Hospital School of Nursing. She retired Feb. 6, 2010 from Aultman Hospital after 37 years service, where she was a Register Nurse in the Psychiatric Unit. Linda was a member of East Sparta Christian Church, where she sang in the choir over 20 years, the Auxiliary of the East Sparta Volunteer Fire Dept., and the Aultman School of Nursing Alumni Association.
She was a beloved wife, mother and grandmother, and surviving besides her mother is her husband, Richard L. Bagent, with whom she celebrated their 46th Wedding Anniversary on June 10th; her daughter and son-in-law, Michelle and Christopher Hodge, two grandchildren Joslynne and Justynne, all of East Sparta; one brother and sister-in-law, Thomas and Karen Thompson, of Malvern; numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews. Services will be held Wednesday, October 23, 2013, at 11 a.m. in the Finefrock-Gordon Funeral Home in Magnolia with Rev. Andrew Bailey officiating. Interment in Melscheimer Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 6-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Linda’s memory may be made to East Sparta Christian Church, PO Box 476, East Sparta, OH 44626, or Aultman Hospice, 2821 Woodlawn Ave. NW, Canton, OH 44708. Condolences may be sent to: www.gordonfuneralhomes.com Gordon (330) 866-9425.
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