Linda M. Byall

Linda M. Dearduff Byall, 73, of Roanoke, IN, died Monday, May 1, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne.

Mrs. Byall graduated from Roanoke High School in 1962 and worked at American Wire, Rope & Sling.

She was born April 23, 1944, in Huntington to Bernard E. and Madonna G. Lucas May.

Survivors include two sons, Tony B. (Erin) Dearduff and Matthew J. Dearduff, both of Roanoke; a daughter, Bridgett K. (Shane) Burkhart, of Huntington; and five grandchildren, Jacob Dearduff, Isaac Dearduff, Kaitlyn Burkhart, Sarah Dearduff and Conner Burkhart. Her first husband, Gary Dearduff, survives in Fort Wayne.

Calling is Thursday, May 4, 2017, from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Roanoke Memorial Chapel of Deal-Rice Funeral Homes. A funeral service will be held Friday, May 5, 2017, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home, with calling one hour prior to the service.  Robert Gonser will officiate. Burial will follow in Glenwood Cemetery, Roanoke.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Roanoke Fire Department or Sophia Sterling Medical Fund, in care of Roanoke Memorial Chapel, 240 Crestwood Drive, Roanoke, IN 46783.

Online condolences may be made at dealricefuneralhomes.com.