Linda Gayle Reitz

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Linda Gayle Reitz

December 02, 1951 - March 05, 2019

Linda Gayle Reitz Linda Gayle Reitz, 67, of Saegertown passed away March 5, 2019 at UPMC Hamot in Erie, after an extended illness. She was born in Meadville, PA on December 2, 1951, a daughter of Gaylord and Helen Wilson Boughner. Linda was a 1970 graduate of Cochranton High School and attended Edinboro University and had an ACA Scholarship at Allegheny College. She married Stephen Reitz on December 18, 1971 and he survives.
Linda was employed by the former Hollywood Videos in Cochranton, and was also a housewife, homemaker and a former employee at Avtex. She also enjoyed babysitting, decorating, collecting china dolls, and was a people person. Linda was a member of the Cochranton United Methodist Church and Saegertown American Legion.
She is survived by her husband, Stephen, and their three children. Stephanie Reitz of Saegertown, Stacie Foor and her husband Justin of Cochranton, and Meghan Reitz and her husband John Curcio of Concord, NC. Her sister Sharon Wykoff and husband Bill of Meadville, and brother Warren Boughner and wife Pat of Cochranton. She was also blessed with several nieces and nephews. Linda was preceded in death by her parents.
Friends and family will be received at the DICKSON FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, INC., 123 S. Franklin St., Cochranton on Friday, March 8, from 2-5pm and Saturday from 10am-12pm with the funeral to follow with Rev. Ron Brown, officiating. Interment will be at Cochranton Cemetery.
Published on March 6, 2019
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Charlene Oswald
Mar 09, 2019
I'm so sorry to hear about Linda, she was a special lady and always had a smile on her face. We shared many cups of tea while our kids played and I enjoyed visiting with her. I'm so sorry for your loss.
Sturey Family
Mar 08, 2019
Linda was an amazing combination of a sweetheart and a fireball. We all adored her and miss her already.
Jeanette McMann
Mar 08, 2019
Linda was a big part of my childhood. She was always kind. She will be missed by all who new her.
MIKE& INA MAILLIARD FAMILY
Mar 07, 2019
OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS GO OUT TO YOUR FAMILY IN THIS DIFFICULT TIME. LINDA WAS A FINE LADY AND A GOOD FRIEND & FELLOW CO WORKER AT VIDEO STORE. TAKE CARE.
Jacky Long
Mar 07, 2019
Stephanie,
I'm so sorry to hear of your Mother's passing! You're in my thoughts and prayers. I went through my mother's passing two years ago and it's not easy to walk through.
Take care.
Sincerely,
Jacky Long
Sue clark
Mar 07, 2019
I’m saddened and shocked, and I will never forget our happy times at Cochranton High School..so many laughs and memories with Linda.
Linda Wible
Mar 06, 2019
I knew Linda many years ago from attending church. She was a very nice lady. Prayers!