It is with profound sorrow that we announce the passing of Linda Howard (nee Leblanc) at home in Calgary, Alberta at the age of 71. Linda was the loving partner of the late Kevin Heaney and she is survived by her son Chad. Beloved sister of Sandra, Sharon and predeceased by her brothers; Butch, Pierre and Norman. Auntie to numerous nieces and nephews. A private family interment service will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please consider contributing to Nature Conservancy of Canada or the Canadian Cancer Society.