Linda Carson Werdin, 61. Born March 2, 1943 in Los Angeles, California. She was one of three children born to E. Russell and Henriette Werdin. Linda was a direct decendent of the Dominguez family who was awarded the first California land grant in 1784 by the Spanish government. Growing up in Los Angeles, she attended Immaculate Heart High School and USC. She is survived by her brother-in-law Gail Smith; her brother E. Russell Werdin, Jr.; one nephew and six nieces who lovingly call her ‘Auntie Noon’. Seven great nephews and two great nieces. Linda was a member of the Third Order of Norbertines at St. Michael’s Abbey. Donations can be made in her name to American Lung Association of Santa Ana or St. Michael’s Abbey in El Toro, CA.