Funeral services for David W. Link, age 59 of Elm Street in Madrid will be held on Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Raphael’s Church in Heuvelton with Rev. Kevin O’Brien officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery.
Calling hours will be held on Monday from 2 - 5 p.m. at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home. Mr. Link passed away Saturday at Canton Potsdam Hospital surrounded by his loving family.
Surviving are three sisters and their husbands, Eleanor and Harold Chambers of Heuvelton, Mary and Charles Ames of Watertown and Theresa and Larry Crowe of Heuvelton; three brothers and their wives, Paul and Pat Link of Clayton, Bernie and Nikki Link of North Borough, MA, Richard and Rose Link of San Antonio, TX; his many care providers and several nieces, nephews and cousins. A sister, Gloria Robinson; two nephews, Patrick Chambers and Adam Crowe and two nieces, Angela Smith and Patricia Kench predeceased him.
Born on February 15, 1953 in Ogdensburg, he was a son of the late Everett & Edna (Chase) Link. David resided at the Sunmount Developmental Center, St. Lawrence NYSARC and IRA in Madrid for most of his life.
He enjoyed books, music, dancing, attending church and outings with family and friends.
Memorial contributions can be made to St. Lawrence NYSARC, 6 Commerce Lane, Canton, NY 13617, Madrid Volunteer Rescue 2 Depot St, Madrid, NY 13660 or Hospice of St. Lawrence Valley, 6805 US 11, Potsdam, NY 13676. Condolences can also be shared online at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com .