Linda Kinghorn Hawkins
June 22, 1943 ‒ December 24, 2015
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Linda Kinghorn Hawkins died December 24, 2015 at the Ohio Eastern Star Home in Mount Vernon, Ohio.
She was born Linda Shultz on June 22, 1943 in Mount Vernon, Ohio to the late Carlton L. Shultz and Mabel F. Shultz.
After graduating from Mount Vernon High School Linda attended and graduated from The Ohio State University in 1966 then went on to earn a master’s degree from Ball State University in 1992. She was a Speech Language Pathologist for 45 years, beginning her career in Monterey, California. She also worked in Indiana and Ohio before retiring from the Westerville City Schools.
She leaves behind her sons Robert “Bo” Kinghorn of Sydney, Ohio and Scott Gavin Kinghorn of Columbus, Ohio a sister and brother in law, Carol and Arthur Hicks.
Friends may call on Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home (201 Newark Rd., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050) from 12-2PM. A memorial service will follow beginning at 2 PM.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the ALS Association, 1170 Old Henderson Rd., Suite 221, Columbus, Ohio 43220.
To send the family a condolence online visit: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com
The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Linda Kinghorn Hawkins.