Linda P. Rich
Linda P. Rich
  • March 27, 1950 - January 21, 2017
  • Casselberry, Florida

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Linda P. Rich, 66, of Casselberry passed away peacefully at her home on January 21. She was born in Oneida, NY to Arthur and Adelaide Peckham on March 27, 1950. She met her husband of 44 years, Charles, at Mohawk Valley Community College in Utica, NY. Charles and Linda married in 1972 and resided in Rochester, NY until moving to Casselberry, FL in 1977. Together they raised two delightful children, Michael and Arthur. Linda devoted her life to raising her sons and caring for her family and close friends. Linda was an active member of Community United Methodist Church, where she sang in the choir. She also volunteered at Florida Hospital Altamonte. Linda confronted challenges in her life with bravery and perseverance. She will be deeply missed by those who knew and loved her. Linda was preceded in passing by her father, Arthur, and her daughter, Heather. She is survived by her husband, Charles; sons, Michael (Nicole) and Arthur (Kirsten); mother, Adelaide; brother, Benjamin Peckham (Sue); grandchildren, Grace and Zachary; sister-in-law Susan Marks (Bruce), nephews Stephen Marks (Julie) and Benjamin Peckham Jr., close friends Cecil, Debbie, Gary, Norma and Sue; as well as many other relatives and friends she considered dear. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, January 25 at 7:00pm at Community United Methodist Church, 4921 S. US Hwy 17-92, Casselberry, FL 32707. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Community United Methodist Church.