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Linda B. Filkosky

July 31, 1961 - Nov. 10, 2015

Linda B. Filkosky, 54, of Altoona passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday Nov.10, 2015 at UPMC Bedford Memorial. She was born in Pittsburgh the daughter of Genevieve J.(Hanacik) and the late Guido Berardinelli. She married Frank R. Filkosky on October 17, 1987.

She is survived by her mother; Her loving husband of 28 years. Two children: Frank Anthony and Sabrina Lin and her beloved Golden Doodle Roxy.

Linda was a graduate of Bishop Guilfoyle High School. She went on to further her education with a Bachelors Degree from UPJ and received two Masters Degrees from IUP and Clarion University.

She currently was working at the Altoona Public Library where she was District Library Consultant and had worked in the Youth Room. She also worked as a PCHP Home visitor and previously worked for State Farm Insurance as a Claims Adjuster.

Linda was a member of Saint Mark's Catholic Church where she served on the Parish Council and was a Eucharistic Minister. She also was a member of the Women's Club of Altoona and the Pennsylvania Library Association.

She was an avid reader and lover of books. She enjoyed spending time with her loving family especially her children.

Friends and Family will be received from 2 to 8 pm on Sunday Nov. 15, 2015 at the Santella funeral home where a vigil for the deceased will be held. A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10am on Monday at St. Mark's Catholic Church. Committal will be held at Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please make a donation in memory of Linda to your local library.

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