PLEASANT HILL - Joan Linton, 90, of Sarasota, Fla., formerly a long-term resident of Pleasant Hill, died on April 18, 2013, at Clare Bridge, Sarasota, Fla. Joan was born July 22, 1922, in Pleasant Hill, Ohio.
She is survived by her daughter, MaryAnn (David) Fuller; two grandsons, Stephen (Katherine) and Michael (Ann) Fuller; and five great-grandchildren, Anna, Sophia, Jacob, Kailyn and Alexander.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter A. Linton, in 2004, and two sisters, Helen Powell and Alice Sweitzer.
Joan and Walter were married in 1952. She was a lifelong educator, serving many years teaching at Newton High School, Pleasant Hill; John H. Patterson High School in Dayton; and Wright State University. She was a graduate of Newton High School and Miami University.
A private memorial service will take place in Pleasant Hill at a later date. Memorials may be made to Newton School, Pleasant Hill, OH 45359.