5/17/2018 – Margaret (Jeanne) Linn, Clayton

5/17/2018 – Margaret (Jeanne) Linn, Clayton

Mrs. Margaret (Jeanne) Linn, 90, formerly of Strawberry Lane, died Sunday, May 13th, at Summit Village where she resided since December 2014.

There will be no public calling hours or funeral. There will be a private funeral at the family’s convenience. Burial will be in Clayton Cemetery.

Jeanne was born March 23rd, 1928, in Williamsport, PA, the daughter of Henry and Marion Price Decker.

She graduated from Williamsport Area High School.

On November 2nd, 1951, she married Jacques Linn in Williamsport. Mr. Linn died January of 1989, at age 65.

Mainly being a housewife, she worked for a number of years as secretary for the Red Cross in Cortland, N.Y.

Jeanne enjoyed bowling and doing crossword puzzles.

Surviving are five children, Bill of North Carolina, Steve of Kansas, Patricia (Keith) LaLonde of Clayton, Debbie Alo and her companion Mark Brown of Freeville, N.Y., and Sandy (Darrell) Russell of Ohio; 11 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; one sister Eileen; nieces and nephews.

Five brothers and sisters died before her.




  1. So sorry for your loss she will be missed very much

  2. Jill Bach Posted

    So sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing, Pat and family. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Love, Jill

  3. Joel Sharpe Posted

    Warmest wishes for the entire family during this time of immense grief. A majority of my childhood was spent playing board games on the porch of the Linn Household on Evergreen Street, Cortland, New York with many of the Linn children. What a terrific family to know and spend time with which is a wonderful legacy honoring your Mom, the Matriarch of your family.

  4. Jane Sharpe Posted

    Sending love and prayers to all the family in their time of sorrow. Losing your mom is hard but know that she is at peace and will always be there with you watching over you. So many memories.

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