Linda  Szalankiewicz


Linda Larue Szalankiewicz, 70, of Center Church Road, New Castle passed away Saturday, July 6, 2019, at her residence following a courageous three-year battle with cancer.
Born on Sept. 29, 1948, in Wilkinsburg, she was the daughter of the late Harold and Larue (Johnston) Moenich.
She was married to Edward J. Szalankiewicz, who survives, for 45 years as they were married May 5, 1974.
A graduate of Wilkinsburg High School, Linda retired from the AFLCIO Local 590 following 20 years as the secretary. She then worked part-time at the Last Minut Mart as a bookkeeper for a short time. She was a member of the Church of God International. A gifted pianist and artist, Linda also enjoyed making crafts. A gentle spirit, Linda was always kind, caring and humble.
In addition to her husband, Ed, survivors include two sons, Matthew E. Szalankiewicz of Homestead and Michael J. (Chelsea) Szalankiewicz of New Wilmington; and two brothers, Harold "Hank" (Bertie) Moenich of Holiday Park and David Moenich of New Castle.
Visiting hours will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday July 9, 2019, at the Marshall Funeral Home, 200 Fountain Ave., Ellwood City. Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at the funeral home. Rev. Wayne Hendrix and Rev. Bill Watson will officiate. Interment will follow in Center Church Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Breast Cancer Research.
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Published on July 7, 2019
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Susan Bortz
Jul 08, 2019
I was sorry to hear of Linda's passing. She was a beautiful and caring person. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this sad time.