Linda R. Chapin, age 65 of Amherst, WI passed away on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at her residence following a courageous battle of cancer with her family, and closest friends by her side.
Linda was born on August 19, 1952 the daughter of the late Jack and Wilma (Steinmetz) Chapin in San Diego, CA. She graduated from University of Oklahoma with three degrees. Bachelor of psychology, Doctor of dental science, and a masters in nutrition. Linda was the first woman to graduate dental school at University of Oklahoma. Linda enjoyed traveling, gardening, spending time with her granddaughters, and painting.
Linda is survived by her husband, Michael Gaul of Amherst; daughter, Meghan (Steven) Kubisiak of Amherst; granddaughters, Ava and Kinslee of Amherst; and many other relatives and friends.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Jungers-Holly Funeral Home of Amherst is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences available at www.hollyfuneralhome.com
Published on September 28, 2017