Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

This Time, Plane Crash Was Fatal.(Final)

Byline: Chris Vogel Journal Staff Writer

Woman Survived Earlier Accident

About 20 years ago, Linda Fiedler was being flown in a plane by her husband when they crashed in the wooded mountains of Arkansas.

They survived, but afterward, she refused to fly. That is until she met pilot David Marshall about six months ago.

They became engaged and flew together a handful of times, said Fiedler's brother Jim King. On Sunday afternoon, Marshall was flying his fiancee home to Los Lunas from visiting her mother in Artesia when their 1946 single-engine Aircoupe went down, killing its two occupants.

"It's quite ironic she quit flying for 20 years and then just started up again," King said Monday. …

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