Linda L. Wert

SELINSGROVE — Linda L. Wert, 61, of 18 Lincoln Ave., and formerly of Trevorton, passed away Sunday, March 23, 2014, at Sunbury Community Hospital.

Born in Shamokin Dec. 26, 1952, she was a daughter of the late Alvin H. and Mildred Irene (Balliet) Kuhns.

She was a 1970 graduate of Line Mountain High School.

Linda was married Oct. 8, 2005, to James W. Wert, who survives.

She retired from Selinsgrove State Center as a residential service aide.

She was a member of St. Patrick Church, Trevorton, and served as a church lector. She formerly served as a Rosary Rally Captain for three years. She was also a member of Prison Christian Growth Group Ministry, the Oblate of Saint Benedict, meeting at St. Pius X Catholic Church, Selinsgrove, and Trevorton Patsies and Trevorton Senior Action Center. She volunteered at Shepherd's Table, Coal Township.

She enjoyed spending time with her cats.

In addition to her husband. Linda is survived by cousins, nieces and nephews, a sister-in-law and a brother-in-law.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Carol A. Kuhns.

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WERT — Linda L. Wert, 61, of 18 Lincoln Ave., Selinsgrove, and formerly of Trevorton. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Patrick Church, 331 W. Shamokin St., Trevorton, with the Rev. Steven Frenier officiating. Burial will be in St. Patrick Cemetery, Trevorton. Visitation with the family will be held from 9 to 9:45 a.m. Thursday at the church. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Linda's memory to St. Patrick Church Memorial Fund, 331 W. Shamokin St., Trevorton. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Robert G. Foust Jr. Funeral Home, 841 W. Shamokin St., Trevorton.

Funeral Home

Robert G. Foust Jr. Funeral Home
841 W. Shamokin St. Trevorton, PA 17881

Published in The News Item on Mar. 25, 2014