Linda J. Kotera, 64, of Superior, went to heaven on Thursday, November 27, 2014 following a long battle with cancer. Linda was born in Duluth, MN on August 12, 1950 to Arvo and Aune (Ahlgren) Hietala. Linda was a kind hearted and loving wife as well as great friend. She found great joy in traveling with her husband to various destinations including Hawaii and England. She also loved the mountains, especially the Grand Tetons. She will be greatly missed. She is preceded in death by her parents and sister Arvida. Linda is survived by her loving husband Chuck of 27 years as well as many extended family members and friends. The family extends a special thank you to the wonderful staff at Solvay Hospice House and the Essentia Oncology Center. At Linda’s request, no services will be held.