Linda L. Cusimano Stiles

Linda L. Cusimano Stiles, 60, formerly of Jamestown, N.Y., died in Hospice Care in Columbus, Ind., following a 10-year battle with Alzheimer’s.

She was born Aug. 17, 1952, the daughter of the late John and Virginia Cusimano. She attended Jamestown Public Schools through junior high and graduated from Andrew Osborne Academy of Willoughby, Ohio in 1971. Linda enjoyed life to the fullest and was always cheerful and laughing. She had a kind, gentle spirit and was a good and loyal friend to all that she knew. Linda met her husband, Don, while employed at the Moose Lodge 398 in Columbus, Ind., and they were married in December of 2006.

Surviving are her husband, Jerry (Don) Stiles of Columbus, Ind.; three sisters: Kathy Carlson of Jamestown, N.Y., Patti (Allen) Lind of Las Vegas, Nev., and Julie (Joe) Kieffer of Findlay, Ohio; a brother, John (Chris) Cusimano of Blacksburg, Va.; along with four nieces and five nephews.

Funeral services will be held Monday, Feb. 18, at 10 a.m. at the Hathaway Myers Funeral Home, 1002 Pearl St., Columbus, IN 47201. Friends will be received on Sunday, Feb. 17 from 2-6 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Our Hospice of Central Indiana, 2626 E. 17th St., Columbus, IN 47201; or Alzheimer’s Greater Indiana Chapter, 50 E. 91st St., Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46240.