Linda Lee Ludwig, 67, passed away, after a brief illness, on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, in Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington. She was born on Sept. 17, 1945, in Burlington, the daughter of Hilda and James Sweeney. She was a local caregiver for many years. She also volunteered at Broadacres Bingo. She is survived by her five children, Mindy and husband, John, Missy and fiance, Jeff, Chuck and wife, Stephanie, Jesse and wife, Kimberly, and Jimmer and fiancee, Monique; adopted daughter, Tiffany and husband, Pat; 23 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; five siblings, sister, Shirley and husband, Dick, sister, Janet, brother, David, brother, Danny and wife, Mary, and brother, Michael and wife, Julie; several nieces and nephews; and her beloved cat, Nu-Nu. She was predeceased by her parents; husband, Robert Ludwig; sister, Marlene; and brother, Ron.