Linda S. Christie
Linda S. Christie, 51, of Amsterdam passed away Wednesday morning March 16, 2011 unexpectedly in her home.
A daughter of JoAnne Stanchina Dent of Amsterdam and the late Joseph Christie, she was born July 11, 1959, in Steubenville, Ohio.
She was a graduate of Springfield High School, Franciscan University, Villanova, and Temple Law School. She worked as an attorney for the State of Pennsylvania, at the Philadelphia Stock Exchange, and also was an attorney for the SEC in Washington D.C. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Amsterdam, where she served on the Parish Council.
Along with her mother, she is survived by her stepfather, Paul Dent of Amsterdam; brother, Joseph Christie of Allen, Texas; two nephews whom she adored; and step brother, Paul Dent of Alliance.
Mass of Christian burial will be Saturday, March 19, 2011, at 11 a.m. in St. Joseph Catholic Church of Amsterdam with Fr. John McCoy officiating. Visitation will be Friday evening from 6-8 p.m. in Sweeney-Dodds Funeral Home of Amsterdam, with wake services at 8 p.m. A private burial will take place at the convenience of the family in Bergholz Cemetery.