Linda Margaret Hughes passed away on April 5, 2014 in Chilliwack, BC at the age of 73 years. She was born June 7, 1940 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Linda is survived by her mother, Linda Sanders, her sister, Judy Petrynchen (Dave), her son, Kevin Hughes (Lil) and daughter, Heather Schmidt (Randy). She will also be lovingly remembered by her grandchildren; Krystal Hughes (Rich), Jeremy and Emily Schmidt and her great grandchildren, Diora and Kassius Gablehouse. Linda is predeceased by her grandmother, Mary Antoine, her father, Albert Sanders, her son, Shawn Hughes, and grandson, Brandon Hughes. A visitation time for family and friends will be held at Henderson’s Funeral Home; 45901 Victoria Avenue on Thursday, April 24 at 10:00 am with the funeral to follow beginning at 10:30 am. Refreshments will follow the service then to conclude, burial will take place at Vedder View Gardens Cemetery, 44675 Watson Rd. Chilliwack.
Linda returned to College in 1982 to become a Nurse. She worked for over 25 years at Chilliwack General Hospital as an LPN. Retiring in the Chilliwack area, she enjoyed gardening, painting, fashion & anything crafty & creative. She was a proud member of the Red Hat Society. She loved her family dearly and was also loved greatly by her family! She will be remembered for her talents, success, humor, and never ending LOVE! A very Special Thank You to Jennifer & Celina at Fraser Health. Your care and compassion, was greatly valuable & appreciated! Henderson’s Funeral Home in care of arrangements. Online Condolences can be made at