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Linda A. Rodgers, age 69, of Mc Creary Lane, New Paris died at 12:17 PM, Tuesday, August 7th, 2018 peacefully at Memorial Medical Center in Johnstown.
Born in Scottdale on August 18, 1948, the daughter of the late George E. and Betty Jane (Browning) Ruth.
She worked as a special education teacher for IU8 before retiring after 25 years.
Linda was active in the Alum Bank Fire Company's Ladies Auxillary and a member of Crossroads Bible Church in Bedford.
She was the wife of Robert W. Rodgers whom she married on June 17,1972.
In addition to her husband she is survived by Daughter- Julie A., wife of James Whisker II, New Paris; Daughter- Michelle L. wife of Lawrence Bortner , Magnolia, DE; Daughter- Kathleen S. Rodgers, New Paris; Brother- William Ruth, Connellsville; Sister- Carolyn Tempest, Mt. Pleasant; Sister- Barbara Jacobs, Mt. Pleasant and Brother- David Ruth, Dunbar. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren-Caleb Whisker, Lawrence Bortner Jr., Logan Bortner, Ben Whisker, Jacob Lindsay, Anna Lindsay and William Bortner.
A Funeral Service will be held at Crossroads Bible Church, Bedford, Pa. at 11:00AM on Saturday, August 11th, with Pastor Mark Dillow officiating. Friends will be received Friday 2-4PM and from 6-8PM at the church.
Interment at Fishertown Cemetery. Arrangements by the Geisel Funeral Home of Schellsburg.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.geisel funeral.com.