Obituary - Linda Swallow
Last updated 2/7/2023 at 11:35am
Linda Swallow, 78, passed away Saturday, February 4, 2023, at the Billings Clinic Hospital.
Her funeral service will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, February 8th, at the Fifth Avenue Christian Church with her burial to follow at the Highland Cemetery in Havre.
Memorial contributions in Linda's honor may be selected by the donor.
Services and arrangements have been entrusted to Holland & Bonine Funeral Home.
Linda was born May 12, 1944, in Havre, Montana to Luther and N. Valeria (Casady) Waldrip. She was raised and educated in Havre, graduating from Havre High School. She met David Swallow and the couple married June 12, 1961. Together, they made their home in Havre and worked alongside one another for many years at the Rocky Mountain Packing Company. Linda and David had three beautiful daughters, Sheryl, Rhonda and Michelle.
Linda was a dedicated wife and mother. She loved her family and enjoyed spending time with them, always interested in their activities and interests. She was a life member of the Fifth Avenue Christian Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter Rhonda Swallow Lawrence; her siblings Lorena Rick, Donald Walter Waldrip, Clinton Waldrip, June Karstad, Ted Waldrip, Nevella Hall and Harold Waldrip.
Linda is survived by her husband of 61 years, David Swallow; her two daughters Michelle (Jayson) Riggin and Sheryl Wright; five grandsons, Zachary Lowen, Jade Lowen, Colton Riggin, Torey Riggin and Justin Larson; her two sisters Carolee Walls and Neomia Bitterman.