Linda Sylvester Billings


Linda Sylvester Billings, 76, died at home on June 14 after a brief illness. Linda was born on Deer Isle on Sept. 18, 1943, to George and Charlene (Gray) Sylvester. She was raised by her grandmother, Vida Sylvester, after her mother’s death in 1951.

Linda was a graduate of Deer Isle High School, Class of 1961.

Linda assisted her husband in his business, Billings Welding. She also worked for many years at The Galley in Deer Isle and Tradewinds in Blue Hill.

She was an avid Red Sox fan.

Linda was predeceased by her parents, grandmother, sister Frances and beloved husband Bonnie. She is survived by brothers and sisters-in-law, Ronald Billings (Genice), Jo Larrabee (George), Georgia Morey (Brent), Nelson Billings (Leslie), and many nieces and nephews.

Interment will be at Hillside Cemetery in Sunset. There will be no services at Linda’s request.