Linda Sue Carlile, age 80, of St. Marys, Ohio and formerly of Nashport, passed away on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at the Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born March 26, 1939 in Newark, Ohio to the late John and Betty (Brady) Goodlett.
Linda was a 1957 graduate of Granville High School, a dedicated Granville Athletic Boosters volunteer, the GHS Cheerleading Advisor in the early 1980s; and never missed her son Bob's Blue Aces sporting events. Linda worked at Granville Medical Center and retired from Licking Memorial Health Systems after 30 years of combined service at GMC and LMHS. Linda was an auxiliary member of the Teheran Grotto Hall in Newark, she loved gardening and crafting, playing cards and searching for antiques. She was a dedicated fan of The Ohio State Buckeyes, the Cleveland Indians and the Cleveland Cavaliers.
She is survived by her son, Robert J. (Shalimar) Carlile of St. Marys, Ohio; stepdaughter, Lee Ann (Mark) Ettenhofer of Newark; sisters, Nancy (Chuck) Young of Granville, Kathy (Ross) Lichtenstein of Leesburg, Florida; grandson, Tyler Carlile, great-granddaughter Taylor Carlile; nieces and a nephews; Becky Reber, Janice LoRaso, Jennifer Barton and Steve Lichtenstein.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her companion Ron Kappes; sister Marty Weiser, and infant son Jeffrey Mark Carlile.
Honoring Linda's wishes, no calling hours or services will be observed. Burial will take place at Newark Memorial Gardens at a later date.
The Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service, 59 North Fifth Street, is assisting the family with arrangements.
Nancy and Chuck: So sorry to hear of Linda's passing. I know she suffered a lot these past few years and is at peace now. Remember all the good times you had together. I have sent notice to several of our classmates.
Sherry (Darkes) DeVault