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38001 Euclid Avenue Willoughby, Ohio 44094

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6330 Center Street Mentor, Ohio 44060

Linda L. Mekus (nee Chambers)

06/19/1953 — 03/13/2018

A close-up photo of Linda L. Mekus smiling happily at the camera

Linda L. Mekus (nee Chambers), age 64 of Fairport Harbor passed away on March 13, 2018 at Tripoint Medical Center. She was born June 19, 1953 in Cleveland to the late William Chambers and Barbara (Roy) Polson.

Linda was an RN at Lake Hospital Systems for the past 24 years. She loved the Eastside Irish American Club where she embraced her Irish Heritage. She loved her family, friends, her dogs and especially her grandchildren.

Linda is the loving wife of the late Ronald James Mekus; dearest mother of John A. Sandy Jr. and Veronica F.D. Mekus; beloved grandmother of Taylor and Alyssa Hillier, Ava and Giovanni Sandy, Brooklyn Mekus and Camille Harris; sister of Diane Miller and Jill Chambers; aunt of Erika Miller and many nieces, nephews and extended family.

A Celebration of Linda’s Life will be held from 12 Noon – 4 PM Saturday, March 17, 2018 at The Abbey of Willoughby, 38011 Euclid Ave., Willoughby (located on the grounds of Jeff Monreal Funeral Home). A Memorial Service will follow at 4PM at The Abbey.

Private burial at Mentor Cemetery at a later date.

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16 Replies to “Linda L. Mekus (nee Chambers)”

  1. Lindsey Demeter March 15, 2018 at 12:49 am

    I’m truly sorry for your loss of your mother.


  2. Stephanie Domanick Simone March 15, 2018 at 1:58 am

    Veronica, I’m so sorry for your loss. I have such fond memories of your mom. Sending prayers and thinking of you and your family.


  3. Sabrina Newberry March 15, 2018 at 5:04 am

    I’m sorry you’re going through this difficult time, and I’m praying for peace for you and your family.


  4. She will be missed. So sorry for your loss


  5. Receive my condolences and prayers for loss of your Mom…. God received another saint. Blessings to the family.


  6. I will miss you dear girl.


  7. Christine L Schmidt Assistant Director CCC March 15, 2018 at 2:55 pm

    Linda was a breath of fresh air to anywhere she floated as an RN. She always smiled and gave her patients and co-workers her best. She will be remembered as beautiful both inside and out. We will miss her. God Bless


  8. Shelby Cratcha March 15, 2018 at 5:13 pm

    Heaven has truly gained an Angel. We will all miss this amazing woman.


  9. I have known Linda for years through the hospital and marched with her in Drill Team. She was a great lady and will be missed. May God Bless you all.


  10. Linda always was a loving caring lady , she helped out alot of people, I’ve known she always had a big heart …She will be dearly missed , I know she helped me out a lot , Love you Linda


  11. Heather pitkiewicz March 16, 2018 at 12:13 am

    I’m truly sorry for your lost


  12. I’m so very sorry for your loss. My sister, Kristen, was friends with Linda.


  13. She was always so nice and friendly. She loved being a RN, and was great at it. I will truly miss her kind words to me before we would start report. I am honored to have known and worked with her. Leslie Dixon~


  14. She will be missed by all who knew her.She was such a sweet, kind , caring person.


  15. So very sorry for your loss. Linda was a very kind and caring person!


  16. Love you gammie!


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