Linda Alice McFarland


It is with great sadness that the family of Linda Alice McFarland, age 72, announce that she has passed away on Wednesday, June 27, 2019. She was born to the late Margaret and Edward McFarland on June 27, 1947, in the Bronx and was raised on City Island, N.Y.
Linda enjoyed a exciting career with the Westvaco Corporation as the Advertising Production Manager located in NYC for 27 plus years where she would retire from and head up to Jay, N.Y. She had a love for dogs, cooking and hummingbirds that brought her so much joy.
Linda spent 25 years with her predeceased (partner) Philip Bedard that was recently brought to the angels as well in June. Linda will be fondly remembered by her (partners) children Crystal K. Bedard-Whiting, husband Al Whiting their son Kevin Whiting and daughter Marissa Whiting. Philip Bedard Jr., wife Kerri Bedard and their son Luke Bedard. Loving cousins Ellen and Sylvia of Upper Jay, N.Y.
Per Linda's wishes we will have a private family service. If you wish to pay your respects she will be put to her final resting place at Mountain View Cemetery, Route 9N, Upper Jay, NY 12987.
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Published on July 8, 2019
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Barbara Schneider
Aug 13, 2019
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Teresa Walsh Estes
Jul 08, 2019
Sooooooo very sorry to hear of Linda’s passing. Linda and her parents have been my neighbors for as long as I can remember. I always remember walking and seeing them along with their beagles outside. Condolences to Phil, Kerri, Luke and Family.❤️❤️❤️❤️

Teresa Walsh Estes