Linda Kieper Quinn, 69

OSWEGO, NY – Linda Kieper Quinn, 69, a resident of Woodstock, Vermont, and formerly of Oswego, passed away Saturday December 21, 2013, at Oswego Hospital.

Born in Oswego, she was the daughter of the late Ralph and Irene (Russell) Kieper.

She worked locally as a bookkeeper at Price Chopper before moving to Vermont.

Linda loved traveling and taking cruises.

She enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren, crocheting and gardening.

Surviving are her husband, Byron Quinn of Woodstock, Vermont; two daughters, Jeanette (Michael) Markowski of Sterling and Kathleen (Kenny) Crouch of Oswego; two sons, Ralph (Vicki) Legates Jr. of Oswego and Scott Legates and Trish Fitzgerald of Scriba; a brother, Lynn (Jeanette) Kieper of Bismarck, N.D.; 12 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by a sister, Judy Bonney.

Calling hours will be held 4-7 p.m. Thursday at the Nelson Funeral Home, 11 W. Albany St., Oswego.

Burial will be private.

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