Linda Marquit Deyoe - September 1, 2009.

NEW BALTIMORE – Linda Marquit Deyoe, 61, passed away unexpectedly at home on Tuesday, September 1, 2009.

         Raised in Prattsville, Linda was the daughter of Freda Marquit and the late Lyle Marquit. She worked as a school aide in the RCS school district until her retirement in 2000.

         Linda is survived by her loving husband, Douglas; her mother Freda of Ravena, and her two sons, Erik and his wife Kristina and their sons Max and Parker of South Bethlehem; and Matthew and his fiancé Meghan Morris of Ravena. She is also survived by her brother Thomas Marquit and his wife Wanita; and her nieces Danielle Mellen, her husband John, and son Cole; and Lyndsey Marquit, all of Rensselaer.

         Linda was a vivacious and fun-loving person with a tremendous sense of humor and a laugh which will be forever remembered by those who knew her. Her enduring faith and love will not be forgotten. Linda adored her grandsons, and was a wonderful Grammie to them both.

         Family and friends are invited to call on Friday, September 4th from 4-7 pm at Babcock Funeral Home. Funeral services will be on Saturday the 5th at 11 am at the Congregational Christian Church in Ravena. Contributions in lieu of flowers may be made in her memory to the Congregational Christian Church, 175 Main St., Ravena, NY 12143.