BRIDGEWATER - Linda L. Delong, 70, a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend passed away July 18, 2015 at The Aroostook Medical Center in Presque Isle. She was born March 6, 1945 in Presque Isle the daughter of Fred and Adrienna "Addie" (White) Wheeler.
Linda worked over 30 years in the banking industry retiring from Katahdin Trust Company in 2009 as a branch manager. She was a lifetime member of the Full Gospel Assembly of Bridgewater where she served on the board. She also was a member of the Mars Hill Rotary Club, the Aroostook County Crime Stoppers for 25 years, and Crescent Rebekah Lodge.
Linda is survived by a son Bret Delong and his wife Dixie of Blaine, a daughter Brenda Drost and her husband Mark of Bridgewater, grandchildren; Dustin Delong and his wife Megan, William Delong, Brad and Brittany Drost, great grandson Blake Drost, two brothers Thurston Wheeler and friend Cathy of Amesbury, MA. Keith Wheeler and his wife Cheryl of Monticello, a sister in-law Dottie Wheeler of Bridgewater, a brother in law Wayne Delong and his wife Loretta of Bridgewater, sisters in law Loretta Hutchins and her husband Ed of Little Rock, Ark. And Connie Delong of Texas.
She was predeceased by her parents, her husband Weldon in November 2012, and her brother Edgar Wheeler.
Funeral services will be held 2PM Tuesday July 21, 2015 at Full Gospel Assembly of Bridgewater with Rev. Frank Randall, Pastor Jonathan Randall, and Rev. Mark Carter officiating. Friends may call 1PM until of service at the church. Interment will be at Smith Cemetery, Bridgewater. Donations may be made in her memory to the Full Gospel Assembly of Bridgewater P.O. Box 172 Bridgewater, ME 04735. Online condolences may be shared at
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