Linda Marie Nugent “Pinky”, 60 of Orting, WA, went to be with the lord on January 17, 2020. She was born on October 20, 1959 in Puyallup, WA to Max and Mary Pinkerton, who preceded her in death.
Linda was raised and resided in Orting, WA until her illness brought her to a care facility in Buckley, WA.
Linda was a homemaker and enjoyed raising her son Jacob, she loved being a mom and was a devoted grandma to her grandson James. Linda loved family and to help in any way possible. She made many friends with her contagious smile and accepted all for who they were. She cared for everyone she met. On most days you could find her and her dogs out for a run, running was a passion of hers until her illness became too much.
Linda is survived by her son, Jacob; daughter in law, Katrina and grandson, James of South Prairie; brother, Roy (Lorsey) Pinkerton of Orting; sister Norma Best of Puyallup as well as the Nugent Family and many nieces and nephews.
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