Memorial Created By
Benjamin Munoz

Linda Irene Nyquist

November 28, 1944 - July 11, 2022

Linda Irene Nyquist passed peacefully in her home on Monday July 11th. Surrounded by many who loved her. She was born November 28th 1944 in Kirkland WA. The family moved to California where they lived on an apple orchard with lots of animals. She grew up there, attending school but then grew out, moving to...  see more

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  • Daniel  Marcus
    Linda was a very special person to me. I was introduced to her by my friend whose Mexican father had been friends with her in their youth. It coincided with me starting work for a Seattle based company, managing their Paris office. But I had to travel to...  more
  • David & Laurie Austin
    Anyone reading these words will have known Linda, will have had vivid conversations with her, will remember her special laughter, her acid commentary on certain politicians, and her extraordinarily quick wit. Her joy in human connection was clear, and...  more
  • John Petrovsky
    I had the good fortune to meet Linda on the Stanford campus in 1972 when she was a student at College of Notre Dame in Belmont CA. From the very beginning I was struck by Linda's wonderful sense of humor, her intuitiveness about people and situations,...  more
  • Christine Bennett
    Dear, dear Linda:
    For so long now, I have seen or imagined you at the end of a telephone line, with PUGSY nestled beside you, one more animal of many, rescued to be loved and adored. I last saw you almost five years ago, along with Leslie and Samuel,...  more
  • Olle Goffe
    Linda I will always have you in my heart and you will always be my favorite relative. We got in touch with each other in the late 70s. We experienced many adventures together in the Värmland forests where you and your father come from. You showed me, a...  more
  • Hans Ruben  Roupe
    As the curious, interested and social person Linda was, she suddenly came to Gothenburg, Sweden in the early eighties. This trip was part of the continuing education program Linda organized for medical personnel. On this stop Linda met our father Gösta...  more
  • Holly Smith
    Sending our condolences and love to all who loved Linda. She was a warm embrace and a sure smiling face to so many. A true people person. She welcomed us into her home with love and graciousness...I will never forget her kindness. Linda was gentle and...  more
  • Yoshi Motto
    Linda, words can't explain the emptiness she left behind. Nobody can replace such an amazing human in my life. She was always so kind and had great advice to provide. I knew she was an amazing person because Yogi (My dog) loved her so much. Anybody who...  more
  • Benjamin Munoz
    What a fun snow day with Yoshi, Yogi, and Linda. Thank you Linda for sharing 15 wonderful years of your life with me I couldn't have had anyone better to live my life with. You have been an inspiration to be a more kind person to all.