Hinsdale - On, July 1, 2018 Linda B. Kohler, of Hinsdale, NH, loving wife, mother and grandmother, passed away at the age of 76, after a brief battle with cancer.
Linda was born August 2nd, 1941 to Justin and Catherine Brown of Long Island, NY, where she was raised and educated. It was there that she met and married her first husband and gave birth to her two sons, Robert M. Kowalski of Pepperell, MA and Steven J. Kowalski of Keene, NH. Linda later moved to New Hampshire where she met and married Ernest H. Kohler.
Linda was a bookkeeper by trade, but her passions were in crafts, particularly sewing and creating custom dolls, along with gardening and a love of nature. Linda was a devoted mother and once blessed with her two grandchildren, Maxwell S. Kowalski and Zoe B. Kowalski, she became a devoted grandmother.
Linda will always be remembered for her kind and compassionate spirit and her unending devotion to her family, especially as grandmother to Maxwell and Zoe.
Linda was preceded in death by her father Justin, mother Catherine, brother Lee and sister Lora. She is survived by her loving husband Ernest, her son Robert and his wife Sherry Spaulding of Pepperell, MA; her son Steven and his wife Julia of Keene, NH; step son John and his wife Dawn of Pittsburg, NH; step son Matthew and his wife Patricia of Huntington, WV; and her beloved grandchildren, Maxwell and Zoe.
A small service will be held on Saturday, July 21st, at the Atamaniuk Funeral Home, 40 Terrace Street in Brattleboro, VT, at 10 o'clock am.
In lieu of flowers or donations, we ask that any gifts be made as a contribution to the New Hampshire Humane Society, online at https://nhhumane.org/donate or 1305 Meredith Center Rd, Laconia, NH 03247.