Linda Boyce

Linda Boyce

HORNELL – Linda Boyce, 79, of Hornell, passed away peacefully on Saturday (October 21, 2023) at Highland Hospital in Rochester, NY after a long period of poor health.

Linda was born in Hornell on January 8, 1944, to Harold and Mae Lange. She was the oldest of 3 siblings; Sue Edington, who predeceased her earlier this year and Phil (and Kathy) Lange of Lockport. She is survived by her husband Robert, her son Ron (Charlene) of Rochester, her daughter Carrie (Vinny) Secondo of Littleton, Colorado, and grandchildren Adam and Morgan Boyce and Ava and Alyssa Secondo.

In addition to her family, Linda had a great love for animals and particularly the dogs she raised and enjoyed over the years. She was also an avid reader and was devoted to the Hornell Public Library where she volunteered for many years.

A private service will be held at a later date where family will honor her memory as a caring and loving mother, wife, grandmother, and friend.

In lieu of flowers, those wishing may contribute in her memory to the Hornell Area Humane Society, 7649 Industrial Park Road, Hornell, NY 14843.

The Bishop-Johnson & DeSanto Funeral Home, 285 Main St., Hornell is honored to assist Linda’s family with the arrangements.

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