Linda Ann Barle, age 61 of Lowell, reached her end of the journey on Sunday, March 13, 2016. She was preceded in death by her parents John and Mildred Hanks, Sr. She is survived by her husband Ray of 42 years; sons Ryan (Bridget) Barle, Steve Barle and Benjamin (Amber) Barle; grandchildren Brianna, Brooke, Blake, Kallie Ann and Baby Barle; sisters Donna (Dick) Jachim and Carol (Frank) Hammond; brothers Dan (Paula) Hanks and John (Angie) Hanks; and many nieces and nephews. Linda loved gardening, flowers and driving the school bus. The love of her life were here grandchildren. Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, 402 Amity St. SE, Lowell MI. Visitation Wednesday 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at Roth-Gerst Chapel, 305 N. Hudson, Lowell MI. Vigil service Wednesday at 6:00 p.m. at the Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to Lowell Pink Arrow Pride, PO Box 246, Lowell MI 49331.