Linda Girod of Plant City, Florida passed away Tuesday May 11, 2021.
She was Born December 17, 1941, in Van Wert to Donald and Della (McGinnis) Bowers. both preceded her in death. She married Carl Girod December 9, 1960, he also preceded her in death on January 16, 2016.
Survivors include two sons, Rick Girod of Grover Hill and Gary (Debra) Girod of Florida, grandchildren Naya Leonard, Stacy Girod, Sara Phlipot, Ricky Girod, Kasey Girod, and Jessica Girod, and seven Great Grandchildren. She also is survived by sisters, Janet (Joe) Hertel, Nancy (Larry) Black, brothers Larry (Carla) Bowers, Kent (Paula) Bowers and one deceased brother Charles Bowers.
Linda previously was a hospital employee in Michigan and Florida, and most recently owned and operated several campgrounds with her husband Carl.
She was a loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother. Great grandmother, sister and friend, and will be missed by everyone who knew her. Linda was a fun, optimistic person who loved to travel to Las Vegas, and spent her summers with her family in Paulding and Van Wert County.
Graveside funeral services will be conducted privately at Ridge Cemetery in rural Van Wert County.
There will be no calling hours.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her name to Van Wert County Fair Ag Society.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.alspachgearhart.com