Linda Dickerson, consultant, longtime advocate for physically challenged, dies

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For Linda Dickerson, making sure that the many charitable organizations for whom she worked or served as a consultant were successful was more than just a job.

It was a passion that grew from putting her own physical challenges aside to get things done for others.

Ms. Dickerson, a longtime consultant to the region’s nonprofit organizations and a leading advocate for people with physical challenges died on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020. She was 59.

“Linda has used a wheelchair to get around since she was a young child, but she never let that stand in the way of accomplishing anything she set out to do,” said long-time friend Ginny Thornburgh, a former first lady of Pennsylvania. “She had too much to do, too many ideas

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