Linda Faye Braatz, 74, of Toledo, passed away peacefully Sunday, September 9, 2018. She was born February 12, 1944, to James and Doris (Gresham) Gobbell.
Linda worked as a deli clerk in Kroger and was a dedicated wife, mother and grandmother. She also loved the outdoors. Linda loved camping, arts and crafts, painting and landscaping her yard. She would paint lovely portraits and gourds.
Linda is survived by her father, James Gobbell; children, Bruce (Pam), Kim, Scott (Laurie), Robert, Christina, Roxanne (Robert), Christopher, Steve, and Thomas; 28 grandchildren; numerous great- grandchildren, and siblings, Sharon, Karen, Sue, Julie and Gene. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 42 years, Paul, August 14, 2018, and mother, Doris Gobbell.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday, September 14, at the David R. Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 North Summit Street, Toledo. Following, there will be a Sharing of Memories service, beginning at 7 p.m. in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be considered to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Please share condolences by visiting www.hoening funeralhome.com.