Linda D. Rocovits, 66, of Sheridan, passed away on Thursday, June 20, 2013 at her residence.
Linda was born on June 12, 1947 in Johnson City, NY to Dana Bert and Jane (Devlin) LaBarre. She married Jerry Rocovits on August 31, 1963 in CA. In 1973 they moved to Sheridan, WY where they owned and operated Jerry's T.V. and Blevins Electronics. She later worked for Main Street Pharmacy and Warehouse Furniture.
Linda loved bingo, gambling in Deadwood, Crow Agency and Hardin. She was a great cook who loved to fix meals for her family and friends. Most of all her family was most important to her. She was a member of the Elks DOES.
Linda was preceded in death by her biological father, Bert LaBarre, and a nephew, Daniel Woods. She is survived by her husband, Jerry, parents, Bob and Jane Woods,
children, Jerry Dean Rocovits of Sheridan, WY and Tina (Troy) Schlie of Kansas City, MO, grandchildren; Brock Rocovits, Tiffany Rocovits, Victoria Schlie and Kristan Schlie, her siblings; Rick (Kathy) Woods, of Sheridan, WY and Mike (Cheryl) Woods of Omaha, NE, along with numerous nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service for Linda will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 27, 2013 at Kane Funeral Home with a reception to follow in the Kane Reception Hall.
A private inurnment will be held at the Willow Grove Cemetery.
Memorials to honor Linda may be made to Elks Memorial Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 624, Sheridan, WY 82801.
Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.