Linda D. (Minna) Spaulding-Waterson, of Lockport, NY, passed away on Friday, July 11, 2014, at Buffalo General. Linda was born in Buffalo, NY on May 6, 1955, a daughter of the late James D. and Diane D. (Valley) Spaulding.
Linda is survived by her loving companion, Herb Mendez; daughter, Tonya (Willie) Fair; sons, Jason Laffosse, Nicholas Ribbeck; sister of Cindy Spaulding, Pam (Doug) Ribbeck; grandchildren, Kalen, Shai'Asia, Jaylynn, Kaya, Jared, Tanya, Alaya, Willie III, Shaniqua, Mike, Nick Jr., Jada and her great-grandchild, McKenna. She was the sister of the late Dodie Spaulding. Linda is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Linda loved spending time with her family. She enjoyed vacations to Florida and playing bingo with her niece, Jennifer Ribbeck.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Memorials in her name may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 315 Alberta Dr. #102, Buffalo, NY 14226.
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