Linda J. Durst, born December 16, 1941, passed away October 22, 2016. Survived by former husband John M. Durst, beloved children Renee D. Bacon and Brenda ( Javier ) L. Coats, dear brother James Lewis, cherished grandchildren Kim Bacon, Thomas Bacon, Jaclyn Coats, Johnathan Coats, and great-grandchildren Ryan McCann and Elizabeth Mae Bacon. Linda was a collector, enjoyed artwork and sewing. Linda also loved to water-ski, and her pink and black cottage. The family of Linda will be receiving friends for a visitation at Shorten and Ryan Funeral Home-West Chester (8791 Cincinnati-Dayton Road, West Chester, OH 45069) on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 from 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM with a service to follow beginning at 7:00 PM.