Linda Held passed away in Kelowna on March 7, 2019 at the age of 87. She was born in Norddrebber, Germany on April 14, 1931. Linda was predeceased by her husband Horst and one sister. She is survived by four sisters and one brother in Germany.
Linda loved dogs and she owned several during her lifetime. Her last one, Kyra, was a Yorkshire Terrier. Linda also enjoyed looking after dogs for people who went away on their travels.
Linda held a variety of jobs including one at a local winery. She loved gardening and had several hobbies which included crafts such as needlepoint and sewing. You could often find her at the Kelowna Farmers’ and Crafters’ Market selling her wonderful dog jackets and other handmade goods.
Horst and Linda enjoyed many years of camping, fishing, and travelling with their friends. They were active members of the German Canadian Harmony Club.