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Linda Kae Hitchcock

August 18, 1951 — May 30, 2020

Linda Kae Hitchcock, 68, passed away Saturday, May 30, 2020 at her home in Springerville. She was born August 18, 1951 in Springerville, the daughter of John William Sherwood and Marjorie Raban Sherwood.

Linda was a cosmetologist for 40+ years. She loved doing hair and the time she spent with her clients. She loved to travel with her dear friend, Linda Pacyau and was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She loved to bake, read, sew and quilt and loved spending time with her grandchildren.

Linda was married to Jerry Hitchcock for 46 years. She loved her small mountain town in Springerville and lived a life of compassionate service and kindness towards others.

Linda is survived by her children, John Allen Hitchcock and Karalea Richards, brother, John William Sherwood, III, and 4 grandchildren and 2 canine grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Jerry Allen Hitchcock, daughter-in-law, Jeneane Hitchcock, and sister, Rita Sherwood Seale.

A viewing will be held Saturday, June 13, 2020 from 8:30-9:30 a.m. at Burnham Mortuary, Eagar with a graveside service following at 10:00 a.m. at Springerville Cemetery.

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Saturday, June 13, 2020

8:30 - 9:30 am (Eastern time)

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Graveside Service

Saturday, June 13, 2020

Starts at 10:00 am (Eastern time)

Springerville Cemetery

, Springerville, AZ 85938

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