Marie Lillian Linnartz, 83, of Alpha

Marie Lillian Linnartz

Marie Lillian Linnartz, 83, of Alpha, NJ passed away on Thursday February 9, 2017 at the Little Brook Home in Califon, NJ.

Born March 23, 1933 in Philadelphia, PA, Marie also lived in Pine Hill, NJ and Brigantine, NJ. She lived in Mansfield, PA and Alpha, NJ, more recently. Marie was a homemaker and raised her six children. She also worked at Carson’s Dried Beef Packing in Philadelphia, at one time. Marie enjoyed gambling and playing cards. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, and will be dearly missed by her family.

Daughter of the late Robert Nelson and Lillian (Fenton) Taylor, Marie was predeceased by her beloved husband, David Paul Linnartz, Sr. in 2006. She is survived by her son David Paul Linnartz, Jr. of Mansfield, PA, and five daughters Gale Kaczur of Dorothy, NJ, Catherine Durasoff of Frenchtown, NJ, Shirley Miklosey of Alpha, NJ, Margaret McCabe of Statesville, NC and Sharon Matthews of Depford, NJ. She is also survived by her twelve grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held on Monday February 13, 2017 at 11 AM at the Johnson-Walton Funeral Home, 24 Church Rd., Holland Township, NJ. Interment will follow in Rosemont Cemetery in Delaware Township, NJ. Visitation will also be on Monday from 10-11 AM, prior to the service, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.