Linda Carruthers Obituary

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Linda Carruthers

September 1, 1940 - January 13, 2013
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Linda Margie Hague Carruthers, age 72 died peacefully in her sleep on January 12, 2013 at her home in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She was born September 1, 1940, in Detroit, Michigan and was the only daughter of the late Philip and Frances Hague, growing up in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Linda was passionate about athletics, animals, the arts and the outdoors. She was an avid horseback rider, ice skater, hiker and archer. She loved music and was an accomplished pianist. Linda also took pleasure in painting and photography and won awards for her artwork. She enjoyed gourmet cooking and regularly prepared feasts for her friends and family. In...
Linda Margie Hague Carruthers, age 72 died peacefully in her sleep on January 12, 2013 at her home in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
She was born September 1, 1940, in Detroit, Michigan and was the only daughter of the late Philip and Frances Hague, growing up in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Linda was passionate about athletics, animals, the arts and the outdoors. She was an avid horseback rider, ice skater, hiker and archer. She loved music and was an accomplished pianist. Linda also took pleasure in painting and photography and won awards for her artwork. She enjoyed gourmet cooking and regularly prepared feasts for her friends and family. In addition to her family, she adored her little dog Chestnut.
Linda graduated from Pioneer High School, and later from Michigan State University with a degree in journalism. She went on to attend graduate school at Michigan Technological University to study Forestry. She was a member of Phi Sigma Society and was on the Deans Honor List in Forestry. She worked over the years as a journalist, a equestrian trainer, a musician, and for the Michigan DNR and National Park Service.
Linda is survived by her daughter Lauren (Steve) Kincaid of Roswell, GA; her son Philip (Ellen) Carruthers of Great Falls, VA; five grandchildren: Adam (Caroline) Kincaid, Jordan (Ginny) Kincaid, Cameron Carruthers, Chandler Carruthers, Caitlyn Carruthers, and her beloved dachsund Chestnut, along with cousins and loving friends.
There will be a memorial service at 2:00 pm, Sunday January 20,2013 at Westside Methodist Church, 900 S. Seventh Street, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48103 . Family will receive friends and visitors at Muehlig Funeral Chapel, 403 South Fourth Ave, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 48104- between 2:00-5:00 pm on Saturday, Jan 19, 2013. Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be sent in her name to Westside Methodist Church.

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