Linda Marie Sides, 58, of Overland Park passed away June 30, 2010 at Kansas City Hospice House. Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 am on Tue., July 6, 2010 at Bruce Funeral Home, 106 S Center, Gardner, KS (913) 856-7111. Burial at Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens, Olathe, KS. Visitation from 6-8 pm Mon., July 5, 2010. Memorial contributions may be made to KC Hospice House or National Kidney Foundation. Condolences may be sent to www.brucefuneralhome.com
Linda was born Jan. 29, 1952 in Dearborn, MI to Murrel L and Louise M Barley Sides. As a child, she moved frequently, moving to Lyons, KS as a teenager, then moved to Gardner in 1971. She graduated from Lyons High School in 1970. Linda worked as a Medical Records DRG Coordinator/Coder for Health Midwest. She belonged to local and state medical records  associations. Linda loved to read, enjoyed movies – especially “Wizard of Oz” – and collected teddy bears.
Linda was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Craig. She is survived by her niece, Tina Sigman; nephew, Danny Sides; great nieces and nephews: Jeremy, Lindsey, Katelyn, Harper, William, and one on the way.