THALER, Linda (Age 54) Linda passed away peacefully on December 10, 2012 after a short, but courageous battle with cancer. She had just supported her long-time boyfriend's battle against cancer for over a year. She was born in Spokane on September 5, 1958 to Max and Pauline Thaler. Linda enjoyed life and loved spending time with family and friends. She spent summers with her family on Lake Coeur d'Alene swimming, boating and BBQ's and snow skiing in the winter. She was adventurous and loved to travel when she had the opportunity. She was a Financial Systems Expert at WA Trust Bank and was a team player, making things happen with her positive attitude. Linda was so giving, loyal and always willing to offer a helping hand. Her smile would brighten your day. She is survived by her sister Lisa and brothers Scott and Wyatt; sisters-in-law Lori and Robin; nieces Nicole, Lola and Betty; and many friends. She was preceded in death by her parents and boyfriend Larry Patterson. Knowing Linda was truly a blessing and she will be missed by all. Memorial Service 1PM Tuesday December 18, 2012 at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 316 E. 24th. Ave. with coffee and dessert following.