Belmont, NY - Linda D. (Niles) Thompson, 53, of 5433 County Road 48 passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, September 18, 2014 shortly after arrival at Jones Memorial Hospital in Wellsville. She was born December 5, 1960 in Cuba the daughter of the late Charles and Betty (Stives) Niles. On April 30, 2011 in Scio she married Brian Thompson who survives.
Linda was a graduate of Cuba High School, where she was a proud member of the “Cuballeros”. She was employed as a cook at several restaurants in Allegany County. She was a T-Ball coach for the Cuba Farm League; she sang at many wedding over the years and played the drums with various local bands.
Surviving in addition to husband is a stepson, Kenny Thompson of Belmont, a sister, Lois (Richard) Edwards of Allentown, her father and mother-in-law, Barry and Judy Thompson of Black Creek, as well as several nieces & nephews. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by two sisters, Dolores Edwards and Beverly Perkins and several nephews.
Friends are invited to a graveside service on Friday, September 26, 2014 at 2:00 pm in Forest Hills Cemetery, Belmont with Pastor James Edwards presiding. A reception will follow at the Thompson residence, 6741 Habgood Road in Black Creek, NY. To leave online condolences, please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.