Doris Ethel Linde, age 93, passed away peacefully on November 1, 2020. Mom was born in Philadelphia, PA on October 26, 1927. She was oldest child of Wilmer and Ethel Becker Hazel. She was preceded in death by her husband William "Jim" Linde, Sr. Mom was also preceded in death by her daughter-in-law, Meredith Linde and grandson James Taylor Linde, siblings Urbon Hazel, Florence Hogan, and Earl Hazel. She is survived by a brother Bill Hazel of Philadelphia and a sister Mary Orth of Sicklerville, NJ.
Mom devoted her life to her family. She is survived by three loving sons, Wayne Doll, Sr. and daughter-in-law Jo of Wilson, NC; and Bill Linde of Ambler; and Charles Linde and daughter-in-law Angi of Cookeville, TN ; Grandchildren, Eddie Doll and wife Ramie of Wilson, NC; Kathryn Doll and husband Tareq Adham of Raleigh, NC; Courtney Linde and Fiancée Christopher Sherry of Leland, NC; Emily Rose Clark and husband Jordan of Cookeville, TN. Three great grandchildren Will Doll, Barrett Adham and Payton Adham.
Mom was a loyal employee of the Wissahickon School District serving as Administrative Secretary to Principal at Ambler Junior High and later Wissahickon Middle School for 32 years. Mom was a four time Cancer survivor who lived her life with grace and dignity while maintaining a positive attitude. She loved her school colleagues and special friends Gordon and Elaine Gerhart. Gordon was considered her fourth son. Also, Becky Freely of Ambler was considered a special friend.
Mom was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church for over seventy years serving as Sunday school and Bible school teacher. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial gifts be made to Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, 2200 Children's Way, Nashville, TN 37232, Ronald McDonald Charities 3925 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, Pa. 19104, firstname.lastname@example.org or a charity of your choice.
A private family graveside service will be held in Rose Hill Cemetery.
Photos and tributes may be made at www.UrbanFuneralHome.com