Linda Diane Pelkey, 60

PHOENIX, NY – Linda Diane Pelkey, 60, of Phoenix, NY, passed away on Thursday August 1, 2013.

She was born in Lowville, NY, to her late parents, Flossie (Walker) and Bernard Bailey on October 2, 1952.

Linda Diane Pelkey
Linda Diane Pelkey

She was a supervisor for Carrier Corp., Syracuse, NY.

Linda was a member of the New Vision Spiritualistic Center.

She was an avid gardener.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her brother, George “Slugger” Bailey, in 1969.

Surviving are her loving husband of 23 years, Richard J. Pelkey; one son, Ronald (Lindsay) Theobald of Rochester, NY; one step-daughter, Kimberly Rudge of Minden, WVa.; one grandson, Maxwell Brayden; one sister, Sally Abare of Orlando, Fla.; one niece, Tammie Abare of Orlando, Fla.; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Services will be held on Tuesday August 6, at 11 a.m. in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, with the Rev. Diane Bradshaw Kimpland officiating.

Burial will be at a later date at the convenience of the family.

Calling hours will be Monday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. in the funeral home, 431 Main St., Phoenix.

Contributions in Linda’s memory to Hospice of CNY, 990 Seventh North St., Liverpool, NY  13088.