SANDUSKY -- Linda J. Orticari, 59, of Willard, died early Sunday morning, September 8, 2013 in the Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky following a brief battle with cancer. She was born June 18, 1954 in Toledo, and was a 1972 graduate of Sandusky High School. Linda retired from R.R. Donnelly & Sons, Willard in 2009. Prior to this, she had worked for 20 plus years at the Sears & Roebuck and Company in Sandusky. Linda had a love for animals, enjoyed bowling and had a passion for world affairs and politics.
She is survived by one daughter: Aimee (Jim) Miller of Sandusky, one brother: Jeff (Roz) Orticari of Sandusky, one niece: Tasha Orticari of Vermilion, one great niece: Rainey Orticari of Vermilion, two granddaughters: Jaclyn Miller of Norwalk and Samantha Miller of Sandusky, her companion: David Myers of Willard, and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents: JoAnn & Mel Johnson.
Friends may call Tuesday, September 10, 2013 from 2:00-4:00 & 6:00-8:00 PM and Wednesday, September 11, 2013 from 12:00 Noon until time of funeral service at 1:00 PM in the Pfeil Funeral Home, Monroeville Chapel, 109 Monroe Street, Monroeville. The Rev. John B. Mawhirter will officiate. Burial will be in Hester Cemetery, Bronson Township, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, Ohio 44870. Condolences may be shared with the family at pfeilfuneralhome.com.