Linda Yvonne (Ward) Sowden went to be with the Lord on January 31, 2018 at Hospice in Pensacola, Florida with her husband, daughter and son by her side.
Linda was born in Ottumwa, IA to Harley and Marie Ward on September 1, 1948. She graduated from Ottumwa High School in 1966 and was employed at Indian Hills Community College. Linda married William (Bill) J. Sowden on June 12, 1966. She enjoyed time with her family and will be deeply missed.
Linda is survived by her husband, Bill; daughter, Yvonne (Mike) Baldwin-Greene; son, Will (Lorissa) Sowden; grandsons, Mike Sowden, Dylan Baldwin; granddaughter, Catherine Sowden; brother, Harley (Julie) Ward and three nephews.