BANGOR AND NEWBURGH - Linda Lee Huntington, 66, passed away unexpectedly March 24, 2013, at a Bangor hospital. She was born Oct. 25, 1946, in Bangor, daughter of the late Kenneth W. LeGasse and Ethel "Betty" (Moore) Pittman.
Linda was a member of Eagles Club and Elks Club
, and was the past auxiliary president of Eagles Club, Brewer. She was a great cancer fundraiser and was part of Pink Sock Foundation. Linda raised thousands of dollars to help cancer survivors and their families. She graduated from University of Maine with a Bachelor of Science degree, with highest distinction in 1980.
In addition to her mother, she is survived by her children, Steven Moores and wife, Wendy, of Colchester, Conn., Keith Moores and wife, Amy, of Amherst, Michelle Tidd and husband, Andrew, of Eddington, and Jason Huntington of Newburgh; companion, Tim Merrill of Newburgh; brother, Kenneth LeGasse and wife, Anita, of Winthrop; 15 grandchildren and one great-granddaughter. In addition to her father, she was predeceased by her stepfather, Hugh Pittman; brother, John Ernest; first husband, Edward Moores; second husband, Eugene Huntington; and grandparents, Ernest and Dorothy Moore.
Friends may gather with the family 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center St., Bangor. After the gathering, a celebration of life reception will be held at Eagles Club, Brewer. Interment will be in the spring at Locust Grove Cemetery, Hampden. Gifts in her memory may be made to Maine Breast Cancer
Coalition, 499 Broadway, Box 362, Bangor, ME 04401-3460. Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.BrookingsSmith.com