Linda A. Grubbs

GRUBBS Linda A. Grubbs, 53, of Galena, OH, passed away, surrounded by family and friends, on January 15, 2013 after a short battle with cancer. Born in Salem, OH to John and Sandra (Swartz) Lewis on July 30, 1959. Linda was the owner of The Sunbury Country Store from 1997 until its closing in 2011. She recently worked for Just Pies. A graduate of The Ohio State University and member of the Vineyard Church of Columbus. Linda enjoyed being with family and friends and was an awesome hostess who enjoyed entertaining family and friends. Most of all Linda was a baseball Mom to her boys and a huge fan of the Olentangy Braves and The Ohio State University sports. Linda also enjoyed spending time at the beach with family and friends. Linda was the loving wife to Dave Grubbs for thirty-one years and a loving mother to Andrew and Jonathan. She is also survived by her mother, Sandra Lewis of Galena, OH; sisters, JoAnn Pitman of Stanton, VA and Kathleen (Scott) Hildebrand of Piqua, OH; brother, John Lewis of Columbus. She was preceded in death by her father and her sister Mary Lynn. Friends may call Sunday from 2-5 p.m. DeVORE-SNYDER FUNERAL HOME, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury, where service will be held 10 a.m. Monday with Pastor Bill Christensen officiating. Interment in the Cheshire Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please offer donations to the Northside Food pantry in care of Vineyard Columbus Urban Ministries, 6000 Cooper Road, Westerville, Ohio 43081. Condolences may be expressed at

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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Jan. 18, 2013