linda may bradshaw
Linda M. Bradshaw, 66
March 10, 1947 — Dec. 19, 2013
GRANGER — Linda May (Carter) Bradshaw, 66, passed away peacefully at 7:50 a.m. Dec. 19, 2013, in her home in Granger.
She was born in Elkhart on March 10, 1947, to Walter B. Carter Jr. and Grace D. (Cart) Carter.
Linda was preceded in death by her parents and ex-husband, John P. Shiers.
Linda is survived by her husband, Willis “Butch” Bradshaw; son, John C. Shiers and Wilma Crowell of Mishawaka; daughter-in-law Melissa S. Shiers of Granger; daughter Terri L. (Shiers) Thompson and Jason Thompson of Henderson, Nev; stepdaughter Terra S. (Bradshaw) Yakim and Barry S. Yakim of Dowagiac, Mich., stepson Casey R. Bradshaw and Brande C. Ridout of Osceola; sister Tecya D. (Carter) Rynearson of Elkhart; and seven grandchildren.
Linda was a lifelong area resident. She graduated from Concord High School in 1965. She had successful careers in automotive sales at various area dealerships and in furniture sales for La-Z-Boy Furniture in Mishawaka.
Linda enjoyed working in her flower garden, reading, and entertaining friends and family. She was admired by those who knew her best for her sense of humor and lively spirit.
Memorial services are entrusted to Bubb Funeral Chapel 3910 N. Main St, Mishawaka, with two hours of visitation prior to the 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 23, 2013, service at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy, in memory of Linda, may be donated to Center of Hospice Care at www.foundationforhospice.org.