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Linda Watson Spittel
Linda Watson Spittel

Linda Watson Spittel, a resident of Magnolia Greens in Leland, died peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on Wednesday, April 1, 2015. She was 65.

Linda was born in Pittsburgh on June 5, 1949. For most of her life she lived in Ellicott City, Maryland, eventually retiring to Leland in 2001. Linda spent her career as a physical therapist, working for many years at Care Rehab, later becoming the vice president of clinical affairs.

Linda is survived by her husband, Charles “Chuck” Spittel; her daughters, Dori Tempio and husband, Brian, Kristin Thompson and husband, Eric and Mandi Spittel; sister, Janice Grim and husband, Richard; along with numerous other loving family members. She was preceded in death by her parents, Joanne Lucas Watson and Harold Milton Watson.

A celebration of life gathering will be held May 2, 2015, at her home in Leland.

To honor the memory of Linda the family requests memorial gifts be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401 or the charity of one’s choice.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Wilmington Funeral & Cremation.

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