Linda Hartle of Smithsburg, Md., passed away on Jan. 7, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center after a long courageous battle against kidney disease.
Linda’s wish was to help other kidney patients and their struggle against kidney disease.
She will be missed by her dialysis friends she made over the years at Meadows Dialysis at Robinwood Center and she will miss them too.
Linda was married to Sidney W. Hartle for 42 years, who preceded her in death this past July.
Her father, Harry S. Keller, and also an infant son, Sidney J. Hartle, also preceded her in death.
She was employed at Foltz Mfg. in Hagerstown for many years and also at Direct Mail for a few years prior to her retirement.
Linda was a member of Cavetown Church of Christ.
Linda is survived in life by her mother, Virginia I. Keller of Smithsburg; one sister, Teresa K. Wiles and husband, Bobby, of Smithsburg; two brothers, Gregory A. Keller and wife, Denise and Michael E. Keller and wife, Laura, both of Hagerstown; nieces, nephews and cousins who loved her dearly.
Linda enjoyed going to auctions with her husband for many years.
Services and burial will be private and at the convenience of the family.
Donations may be made to the Washington County Dialysis Assistance Inc., 12931 Oak Hill Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.
Arrangements were made by J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg.