Linda L. Tulley (1954 — 2021)

Linda L. Tulley

(1954 — 2021)

Linda L. Tulley, 67, of Montpelier, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021, at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers in Bryan. She was born on Feb. 24, 1954, in Garrett, Indiana, to Carlos and Ruth (Beauchat) Gaff. On April 16, 1988, she married Stephen L. Tulley in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and he preceded her in death on July 20, 2017.

Linda enjoyed garage sales, puzzles and going to the casino. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and will be dearly missed.

Linda is survived by her children, Steve Rice of Angola, Indiana, Amy Brisentine of Angola, Alicia (Jim) Spurlin of Edgerton and Misty (Jeff) Pease of Edon; stepchildren, Gretchen McKinley of Fort Wayne and Brent Tulley of Durango, Colorado; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; six stepgrandchildren; four stepgreat-grandchildren; five siblings, Ruth Logsdon of Hicksville, Barbara Rosendaul of Montpelier, Patty Spangler of Frontier, Michigan, Bonnie Baugh of Ashley, Indiana, and Larry Gaff of Angola.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Carlos Gaff and Ruth Stoy; husband, Stephen Tulley; son, Joshua Rice; and sister, Shirley Fisher.

Visitation will be held from 2-6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021, at the Thompson Funeral Home on Main Street in Montpelier. A funeral service will take place at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021, at the funeral home with Pastor Ranae Heeres to officiate. Interment will follow at Riverside Cemetery in Montpelier. Donations may be given to the family. Online condolences may be left at

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