Linda S. Niess Estes, age 65, was called home by the Lord August 4, 2019.

She was born July 31, 1954, in Wheeling, the daughter of the late Frederick George and Eleanor Jean Pride Niess.

Linda was a born-again Christian and her life was loving God and family. She loved the outdoors, especially fishing and camping.

“Don’t be afraid, for I am with you. Don’t be discouraged, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you. I will hold you up with my victorious right hand.” Isaiah 41:10.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved daughter, Samantha Jean Estes, in 2006; and one sister, Beverly Powell.

Survivors include sister, Leona Niess Warren; brother, Fred “Bud” (wife Barbara) Niess; brother-in-law, Robert; six nieces and nephews, Michelle, Frank, Stephanie, Crystal, Fred and Jessica; six great-nieces and great-nephews; and her cat, Molly.

In honor of her memory, a service will be held at Riverview Towers, 601 Main St., (back entrance), Wheeling, WV, on Monday, August 12, 2019, from 4:30-6 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donate in Linda’s honor to American Diabetes Association.

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