Linda M. Dugas-Estrada

Linda M. Dugas-Estrada, 64, died Feb. 19, 2013, at Lawnwood Regional Medical Center, Fort Pierce. She was born in New Orleans and lived in Vero Beach for 23 years, coming from Deland. She was an EEG technician and also a sleep technician, working at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans, Tampa General Hospital in Tampa, Florida Hospital in Deland and most recently Indian River Medical Center in Vero Beach, until retiring in 2009. She graduated from St. Leo University in St. Leo with a bachelor's degree in health care administration. She attended St. Helen Catholic Church and was a member of the Sun Bonnet Sues, both in Vero Beach. Survivors include her son, James Jay Estrada, of Vero Beach; and sister, Cheryl A. Dugas of Vero Beach. Services: Services and interment will be at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by the Yates Funeral Home & Crematory, Fort Pierce Chapel. A guest book is available by at

Published in the TC Palm on Mar. 3, 2013