Linda Ann Friend, 55, of Bucyrus, died Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, after a brief battle with cancer.
She was born Oct. 24, 1956, in St Albans, N.Y., to Thomas E. and Mildred A. Friend.
She is survived by her mother, Mildred Friend, of Tiffin; two brothers, Thomas (Lucia) Friend of Keene, N.H., and Kevin (Robin) Friend of West Des Moines, Iowa; a niece and a nephew, Kyle.
She is preceeded in death by her father, Thomas Eugene Friend.
Her memorial service is 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, at Munz-Pirnstill Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to American Cancer Society.