Linda Mae McAvoy, 65, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Monday, July 29, 2013 at 4:15 a.m.
Linda Mae McAvoy, 65, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Monday, July 29, 2013 at 4:15 a.m. Linda was born on February 17, 1948 in Blue Rapids, Kan., to parents Lloyd Ernest Newman and Sarah Ardith Cook who preceded her in death. Surviving siblings include Ronald Newman, Ladonna Nemecheck, Sharon Skillin, Jeannette Toburen, and Bobby Newman. Linda was a loving and devoted wife to Richard D. McAvoy, Sr., whom she married on May 24, 1964. She was a loving mother to children, Elizabeth McAvoy-Stark, Richard McAvoy, Jr., Brian McAvoy, and Amber McCullough. Her grandchildren include Brandi Potter, Colton Stark, Kaleigh McAvoy, Kyle McAvoy, Sydney McAvoy, Makala McAvoy, and Isabella McAvoy. A celebration of her life will take place at Amber's home at 12 p.m. on Sunday, August 4, 2013 for family and friends. The family would like to give a special thank you to Heartland Hospice and Golden Living for making her final days comfortable. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations be sent to the American Cancer Society.