Nickerson, Linda Suzanne, 78, of Wheeling, died Sunday, July 12, 2020.

She was born January 14, 1942 in Wheeling, the daughter of the late William and Mildred (McCulley) Baxter.

Linda was a 1959 graduate of the former Triadelphia High School, worked for the former Earle Rogers Furniture Company and later at Columbia Gas of WV.

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death her husband, Jay D. Nickerson on January 18, 1999.

Surviving are her son, Andrew Jay Nickerson and his wife Amy, two grandchildren, Michael Jay and MaKenna Marie who was her Godchild all of Wellsburg. They called her Ella and she was called Ella by family and friends. She also leaves behind her grand doggies, Honey, Snoop and Ada.

Linda was an avid reader and Pittsburgh Pirates fan. She had a love for all animals especially dogs where she always had one or two dog companions.

Friends will be received on Wednesday, July 15, 2020 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. privately without her family present because of Covid-19 and Linda’s wishes at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 154 Kruger Street, Elm Grove, Wheeling. Private family visitation and services will take place at the convenience of the family with Pastor Debra Dague officiating. Interment will be held at the convenience of the family in Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling.

Memorial contributions may be made to Ohio County Animal Shelter or Brooke County Animal Shelter.

Online condolences be may be made to www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.