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Wilhelmina "Willie" (Vanek) Linsky

May 31, 1929 ~ March 15, 2020 (age 90)

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Wilhelmina "Willie" Linsky, 90, passed away March 15, 2020. She is survived by her family and children; Gary and Melanie Linsky, Leslie and Kim Walling, Edward Linsky,  William Linsky and Carolyn Linsky, 7 grandchildren; Joshua, Melissa, Kathryn, Michael, Maryn, Drew and Sean, 6 great-grandchildren, her brother Paul Vanek and nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Edward and her siblings Carolyn Fouhy and Alfred Vanek. Willie was a member of St. Cyril's Church and the 1st Ward Senior Citizens Center. She enjoyed sewing, knitting and crocheting. She was kind with a sweet smile, memorable laugh and perpetually positive attitude. She cherished her family and friends. Her favorite place on Earth was watching the sunset from the deck of her cottage on Owasco Lake.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated  Thursday at St. Cyril & Methodius Church. In compliance with policies put in place regarding the current virus concerns, the Mass is to be held privately for family only. Burial will be in the spring in St. Augustine's Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the Hopler & Eschbach Funeral Home Wednesday from 4:00-6:00 pm.

In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the United Methodist Home - either St. Louis Manor or Elizabeth Church Manor.

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March 18, 2020

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Hopler & Eschbach Funeral Home
483 Chenango St
Binghamton, NY 13901

Private family services.

Sts. Cyril and Methodius Church
148 Clinton Street
Binghamton, NY 13905

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