Linda Leigh Davidson
August 11, 1941 - September 10, 2016
Resident of Berkeley
Linda Leigh Davidson was a native Californian who grew up in Encinitas. She graduated salutatorian from San Dieguito High School and majored in languages at the University of California at Berkeley. She also studied Spanish at the University of Madrid. After college, she settled in Berkeley and taught at Redwood High School in Marin county where she taught ceramics, arts and Spanish. She had a lifelong commitment to teaching, learning and creating. Another passion was early music and she played Medieval, Baroque, and Renaissance music with the group Trio Las Locas. She enjoyed playing the flute, recorder and guitar. She was active in her local community, and coordinated emergency preparedness and holiday parties for her neighborhood. She was very generous to the Humane Society, and many other charities. She is survived by her sister Nancy Borchers, nephews Reed and Jason Borchers and niece, Nikki Steele and her many friends.
There will be no services. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Berkeley Humane Society. Express condolences at www.oakparkhillschapel.com View the online memorial for Linda Leigh Davidson
Published by East Bay Times on Sep. 16, 2016.