Linda Lou Hersman

Linda Lou Hersman, 72, of Harrisville, WV, went to Heaven to be with her Lord, her husband and her family on Nov. 12, 2017.

Linda was born on August 24, 1945 in Wood County, WV, the daughter of the late Richard and Elma McIntyre Stoops. She attended Oil Ridge Community Church. Linda loved her family very much. She was a kind, caring person who loved to joke around with people. When someone needed to talk she was a good listener and had wise advice for those that asked.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Samuel Hersman, whom she married in January of 1965; her sisters, Eva Barnette and Esther Snider; and nephew Joe Barnette.

She leaves cherished memories to daughter Annie and her husband Rick Burton and Katherine (Kitty) Hersman; grandchildren, Andrew and Lily Anna Burton; along with nieces and nephews, Suzanne Barnette-Fox, Melissa Gilbert, Joyce Milton, Richard Cole, Alan Snider, Janet Hobbs, Verlene Fordyce, Jessie Byrd, Mary Ann Mason, Lorena Byrd, Darla Byrd and several great nieces and nephews.

Per her wishes and pre-arrangement, there will be no viewing or funeral. Her ashes will be scattered privately by her immediate family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Hospice Promise Foundation, C/O Housecalls Hospice, 37 12th Street, Parkersburg, WV 26101. Online condolences may be sent to the family at Raiguel Funeral Home, Harrisville assisted the family.