Linda L. Wilson, 69, Massena
Monday, November 26, 2012 - 7:38 pm

Mrs. Linda L. Wilson, 69, of 151 Andrews Street, unexpectedly passed away Saturday morning, November 24, 2012 at her home. She had been in failing health for the past several years.

Linda was born October 28, 1943 in Ogdensburg, the daughter of the late Orville and Claire Parker Miller. She attended school at St. Mary’s Academy in Ogdensburg. She married Robert H. “Whitey” Wilson on September 1, 2001 in Brasher Falls with Justice Jerry Mahoney, officiating.

Linda was a homemaker, who always wanted to help people. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, crocheting, playing Yahtzee, cards, and loved angels. She was a woman with a heart of gold and would do anything for anyone.

She is survived by her husband, Whitey; her sons, Phillip and Glenn and Herbie LeBlanc, all of Georgia; her daughter, Mary D. Swick, of Ohio; and 11 grandchildren and three great grandchildren. She is also survived by her husband’s children, Bobbilynn Mitchell, Debbie Arel, Lori and Nancy Wilson, all of New York; and his seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

In addition, she is survived by her mother, Claire Miller of Ogdensburg; her sisters, Judy and Gil Bishop of Ogdensburg and Patricia Beneshuck of Florida; her brothers, Orville “Buddy” Miller, Glenn and Vickie Miller, and John Miller, all of Ogdenburg; and many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her son, Chester Goodale (LaBaff) on August 5, 1983.

There will be no calling hours. A graveside service will be held Wednesday 3:00 p.m. at Calvary Cemetery Chapel, Massena, with Deacon Thomas Proulx, officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Jefferson County Children’s Home or a charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements are with the Donaldson Funeral Home, where condolences and memories may be made online at