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Linda M. Powell

August 19, 1959 August 14, 2018
Linda M. Powell
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LINDA MARIE (THOMPSON) POWELL, age 58, of Sidney, OH passed away at 6:50 A.M. on Tuesday August 14, 2018 at Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County – Inpatient Unit, Troy. She was born in Troy, OH on August 19, 1959 to the late Charles W. and Georgia B. (Fields)Thompson. On July 21, 1984 in Piqua, she married Danny “Dan” Foster Powell. He preceded her in death August 31, 2005.

Linda is survived by one daughter: Angela King, Piqua, OH; two step-daughters: Stacey Powell, MT, Nicki Powell, MT; boyfriend: Bill Sekas, Piqua, OH; one brother & sister-in-law: Danny & Yvonne Thompson, FL; one sister: Barbara Steele, Piqua, OH; three grandchildren: Alyssa Saunders, Cody King, Morgan King; two great grandchildren: Amaria Michelle Kaylee Harris and Paiton James King. She was preceded in death by two brothers: Charles M. Thompson, Eddie W. Thompson; one sister: Carolyn Sue Penny and one beloved dog: Trixie.

Linda was a graduate of Piqua Central High School class of 1978, Piqua, OH. She was a member of the Miami County YMCA, Piqua, VFW Post 4874 Auxiliary, and the women’s pool league for 15 years. She was an avid Piqua Indians Football Team fan, Cleveland Browns, Cincinnati Reds and Ohio State football fan. Linda was a homemaker. She loved traveling and “Headin down the highway” with one of her special friends. She loved taking care of her grandchildren and her very special dog “Trixie”. She was also an avid dog lover. She started roller skating at the 36 Skate Club, Piqua at the age of six. She then played roller hockey at the age of eight. Linda worked for Copeland in Sidney, and the Piqua Paper Box and Ulbrich’s IGA in Piqua.

A Celebration of Linda’s life will be held Friday August 24, 2018 at 7:00 P.M. at MELCHER-SOWERS FUNERAL HOME, Piqua with Danny Thompson officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Miami County Humane Society 1190 N. County Rd. 25A Troy, OH 45373 or the American Cancer Society 2808 Reading Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45206.

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