Linda Kay Bix Bentley, age 75, passed away peacefully at her Maricopa home, May 10, 2019. She was born September 1, 1943 in Ottumwa, Iowa to Wayne and Iola Callison Bix. She married Calvin Louis Bentley Jr. , February 13, 1960 who preceded her in death in 2010. Calvin and Linda lived in Maricopa, Arizona where they lived and raised their family for 48 years.
Linda helped her husband test milk from local dairies and worked at a variety of places throughout the years; including the Vekol Commissary, Bapchule Trading Post and ultimately retired from UPS after 17 years. Linda had a way of making everyone feel super special and nobody left her home feeling hungry. She never knew a stranger as her life was a living example of compassion, love and kindness.
Linda is survived by her four sons- Jeff (Lori), Red (Terri), Tim, Mark (Traci); 16 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, and four sisters. Please join us in celebrating her life Friday afternoon, May 17, 2019 for visitation at 12:00 pm, followed by services at 1:00 at Mountain View Funeral Home and Cemetery, 7900 E. Main Street, Mesa, AZ. 85207.