Linda Craig Deem, age 71 , passed away on April 11, 2019. Linda was born to the late Robert Eugene Craig and Katherine Jessup Craig on January 9,1948 in Columbia, South Carolina. She attended Clemson University where she met her husband and then moved to Pennsylvania where they raised their family. She received her degree from Delaware County Community College in 1993 and was inducted as a member of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honors Society.
Growing up, Linda loved the South Carolina coast and time spent with her family on Pawleys Island in the summers. As an adult, she enjoyed summer family vacations at the Jersey shore. Linda was an avid reader and loved history. She enjoyed attending church and weekly bible studies. Reading to her children was also a passion that is fondly remembered by her children.
Linda is predeceased by her parents, Robert Eugene Craig and Katherine Jessup Craig of Columbia, SC. She is survived by her three children, William Deem (Alicia), Richard Deem (Cindy), Barbara Arnone (James), and sisters Nancy Inman and Kathy Heller. She is also survived by 5 granddaughters (Katrina and Tessa Deem and Katelyn, Haleigh, and Ellyssa Arnone), and numerous nieces and nephews.
A private family celebration of life will be held. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Epilepsy Foundation. https://www.epilepsy.com/make-difference/your-gift-matters