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GAMMON, Linda. (Dubuque, IA, Nov. 21, 1953--Santa Fe, NM Mar. 20, 2023) The daughter of Wilfred and Dorothy (McGovern) Wieser, Linda graduated from DUBUQUE SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL in 1972. She worked at John Deere-Dubuque in Experimental Engineering until 1979, when she moved to Dallas, TX. She married Joe Gammon on October 25, 1986. They made their home in Dallas until moving to Santa Fe in 1992.

Linda and Joe created Red Dog Construction and built custom homes in the area, including rastra construction before it became commonplace. Linda served as a past President of the Santa Fe Area Home Builders Association and remained active in the organization until her death.

Linda became a Realtor in 2008, and was part of the Keller Williams Santa Fe family. She was an early investor in KW and served on the KW Associate Leadership Council for 8 years. She was an active member of SFAR, serving on multiple committees including Community Services, Government Affairs, and the MLS Committee.

She was chair of the KW Culture Committee for 4 years, working with local charities like the Cancer Foundation for New Mexico, Adelante, and Bienvenidos.



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