Linda D. Tupper of Calverton died on July 16, 2021 at Peconic Bay Medical Center. She was 72 years old.

She was born on Nov. 20, 1948 in Brightwaters, New York to Robert and Ruth Metcalfe. She graduated from Bay Shore High School. She attended Suffolk County Community College, Stony Brook University and attained her masters from St. Joseph’s College.

She worked as a registered nurse at Eastern Long Island Hospital in Greenport. She also was an adjunct professor at St. Joseph’s College. Her hobbies included visiting casinos and being a true and loyal friend.

She is survived by her husband Randy Thomas of Calverton, children Thomas Tupper Jr. of California and Shannon Bradley of Southampton, brother Robert Metcalfe, grandchildren Ella and Kenneth and one great-grandchild.

A memorial will be held on Friday, July 23 from 6 to 8 p.m. at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home. Cremation will be private.