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Linda Sue (Stillabower) Lay

April 16, 2015
Pine Island Eagle

Linda Sue (Stillabower) Lay, 65, passed away peacefully on March 2, 2015 after a long illness. Linda was born in Franklin, IN on May 6, 1949 to Kenneth and Frances (Thompson) Stillabower. She graduated from Franklin Central High School and attended Indiana University. Linda followed her passion for writing and worked at The Saturday Evening Post where she developed many friendships and was very happy. Linda moved to Florida in 1983. While living in Florida, she worked at South Trust Bank where she retired as a Vice President before returning to Indiana. Linda had many friends that she held dear from her work experiences and travels in life. She was an avid New York Times crossword puzzle enthusiast and adored her three cats who kept her company for many years during her illness. Survivors include her sister, Mary Frances Wright (Danny); sister-in-law, Alice Stillabower; nephews, Thomas Riley (Karen), Sean Riley(Malinda), KJ Stillabower (Moira Shannahan); niece, Amanda Stillabower; step-nephews, Heath Wright, Garth Wright (Kellea); step-niece, Tammy Storey (Jeff); aunt, Hazel Thompson; many great nephews and nieces, cousins and cherished friends. Special thanks to cousin Jayne Ward for her many hours of care and companionship during the last years of Lindas illness. Preceding Linda in death were her parents; former husband, William Lay; brother, George Stillabower; and niece, Kelly Riley. Visitation will be Friday, March 6, 2015 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. with a memorial service at 7 p.m. in Daniel F. ORiley Funeral Home. Donations in Lindas honor may be made to the Humane Society of Indianapolis, 8929 N. Michigan Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46268-1915. Online condolences may be shared with the family at

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