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Linda Lee (Blaxland) Goodrich

September 2, 1958 ~ July 31, 2018 (age 59)

Linda Lee (Blaxland) Goodrich, 59, passed away Tuesday July 31st, 2018. Born in Springfield, MA to the late Dr. John and Martha (Tornberg) Blaxland, she was a graduate of Classical High School. Linda was an Executive Secretary at UniFirst Uniform Company in Indian Orchard for over 16 years. Linda was an avid golfer and member of the Edgewood Golf Course in Southwick. She enjoyed traveling, tending to her flowers in the garden, and in her spare time watch the Red Sox and the Patriots play. Linda loved all kinds of animals big and small; especially her cats and she will always be remembered for her heart of gold and love of the color of purple. She is survived by her beloved husband of 26 years, Douglas E. Goodrich of Springfield; her three siblings, John Blaxland and his wife Ruth of Allentown, PA, Gloria Blaxland of Springfield, MA and David Blaxland and his wife Jamie of Monson, MA; her nieces and nephews, Sarah, Joel, Jerilyn, Michael; and Jason; several extended family members and by a dear close family friend, Yvonne Varzelas of Springfield. Family and friends are invited to meet for calling hours on Tuesday, August 7, from 4 – 7 PM at the Hafey Springfield Chapels, 494 Belmont Ave. Linda’s funeral service will be held on Wednesday, August 8, at 11AM at the funeral home with burial in Hillcrest Park Cemetery, 895 Parker St., Springfield. Memorial donations may be made in her memory to the Thomas J. O’Connor Animal Control and Adoption Center, 627 Cottage St., Springfield, MA 01104.

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