The Curry Coastal Pilot

Linda Lois Cole Daly

Aug. 16, 1941-Nov. 28, 2013

Former Brookings resident Linda Lois Cole Daly, 72, died peacefully on Nov. 28, 2013, at South County Nursing Home in North Kingstown, R.I.

Linda was born Aug. 16, 1941, in Providence, R.I.

She was an accomplished artist and pianist, having studied at the New England Conservatory of Music. She was also a pilot and loved flying, photography, the beach, the outdoors, cooking, crocheting and knitting.

Linda is survived by her sisters Holly (Cole) Thayer of Laguna Niguel, Calif., and Terry (Cole) Ramanujam of State College, Penn.; former husband Franklin A. Daly of North Kingstown; children Elizabeth (Daly) Budahl of Spearfish, S.D., Richard Daly of Aurelia, Iowa, Carolyn (Daly) Bentley of McKinney, Texas, Robert Daly of Coventry, R.I., and Alexander Daly of North Kingstown. Also surviving are 10 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harold Robert Cole and Dorothy Alma Shepard.

Submitted by the family.