Geraldine C. Linehan

May 21, 1942 - October 04, 2014 

Geraldine C. Linehan

May 21, 1942 - October 04, 2014 

Obituary for Geraldine C. Linehan

Geraldine C. Linehan, 72, beloved wife of Douglas Linehan, with whom she shared 48 years of marriage, passed away on Saturday October 4th, at the Kaplan Family Hospice House, surrounded by her family. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, she is the daughter of the late Charles J. and Geraldine (Otcovsky) Marx.

Affectionately known as Gerri, she grew up in Newbury, Ohio and was a graduate of Newbury High School. She then attended and graduated from Kent State University, received her Master’s Degree from Cambridge College. Gerri spent over 30 years teaching at the elementary level in Montana, Ohio, Nevada, Beverly and Gloucester. She enjoyed being at home; reading, cooking, but Gerri also enjoyed traveling abroad, and summers in York, Maine. She was a loving and caring woman and will truly be missed.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by two children: Douglas Linehan and his wife Lisa of Beverly and Colleen Linehan of Beverly; two brothers: Carl Marx, George Marx; two sisters: Bertha Kennedy and Marcia Marx; and two grandchildren: Brendan and Jonathan Linehan.

A Funeral Service will be held at the Campbell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly on Saturday at 12 Noon. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours will be held prior to the service from 9:30A.M. to 12 Noon. Burial will be held in Saint Mary’s Cemetery, Beverly. Memorial donations may be made in Gerri’s Memory to Care Dimensions Hospice, 75 Sylvan St., Suite B102, Danvers, MA 01923. Information, directions, condolences at www.campbellfuneral.com .

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