Linda Smethurst

Linda Margaret Smethurst ( nee Shellard)
30/11/1968 to 05/02/2024

Linda sadly passed away at home, surrounded by her family on Monday 5th February 2024 aged 55 years. Linda fought so bravely for so long and never gave up hope.
The beloved wife of Iain, loving mum to Emma, Brandon, Eleanor and Andrew. Beloved Nanny to her cherished grandchildren Amber, Oliver and Sophie and son/daughter in-laws Luke, Mitchell and Maddie who will all miss her greatly.

Thank you so much for all of your love and laughter. We are so proud of you, and miss you so much.

The funeral will take place at Rochdale Crematorium on Thursday 29th February, at 2.40 pm. Thereafter a celebration of Linda’s life will take place at Rochdale Rugby Club, Moorgate Avenue, Rochdale. OL11 5LU.

Linda spent just over 2 weeks under the care of Springhill hospice, they gave her hope, love and cared for her so well. Mum thought she was in a 5* hotel! All the staff where amazing with her and treated her with the upmost dignity.



I'm so sorry to hear of your loss and thinking of you all at this sad time.


Shakspere 1009

Our thoughts with you and your family, From your friends at Shakspere 1009


Sandra and Mark Parnell

Your smile and spirit will always be remembered by those who knew and loved you.RIP.


Nick & Annabel

In loving memory of Linda …… and thinking of you all.




Ian Kay

Thinking of you all at this difficult time.


James Machin

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Mark Leathem

Condolences to all of Linda's loved ones on the loss they have suffered.


Keith Wilkie

So sorry for your loss


Byron O'Mahoney

Thinking of you all at this time




Arron M

Thoughts & prayers x

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