Linda Webster was Jack's daughter and died of cancer in 2003 at age fifty-nine. She obtained Bachelors and Masters of Arts degrees in EnglishLiterature and a Bachelor of Library Science degree from the University of British Columbia. She was a senior librarian in the Provincial Archives in Victoria. Linda was a profoundly intelligent, gentle soul with, as Jack often said, a backbone of iron. The City Mike Award is handed down in her memory.