~ IN MEMORY ~
Linda Kane, wife of DL Capt. Robert Kane
December 24, 1939 ~ November 18, 2017
Word has reached us with the passing of Linda Elizabeth Kane, wife of retired Delta Air Lines Captain Robert Kane. Services for Linda are planned for tomorrow morning November 22nd at St. Peter's Episcopal Church with visitation this evening. Please see information below.
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30 Virginia Cir SW , Rome GA 30161-4415. Email ctc: firstname.lastname@example.org
~ Carol for the PCN
Linda Prestwood Kane passed away at her home with her husband by her side on November 18, 2017. She is survived by her daughters Elizabeth Kane Irvin (Jeff) of Charlotte, NC and Mary Kane Chambers (Mike) of Atlanta, Ga. and her beloved grandchildren Kane Chambers, Nate Chambers, Olivia Irvin, and Jack Irvin. She was preceded in death by her son Frank Joseph Kane.
Linda was born on December 24, 1939 in Fort Payne, Alabama to the late Charles and Mildred Prestwood. She was educated in the Dekalb Co. School System and later attended the University of Alabama where she was a member of the Alpha Delta Pi sorority. She once danced with the legendary Paul "Bear" Bryant at a football banquet.
In 1961, she married Captain Robert Kane. They lived in Phoenix, Las Vegas, and Lakenheath, England while he served his country in the US Air Force. They eventually settled in Rome, Georgia where they raised their family and where Linda graduated from Berry College.
Linda was a longtime children's librarian at Sara Hightower library and later a longtime volunteer at Habitat for Humanity in Rome. Linda enjoyed working in her own garden as well as around her community. She was a certified Master Gardener and active member of the Camellia Garden Club. She was an avid golfer, playing several times a week with her husband and close friends. She also enjoyed needlepoint, entertaining and spending time with her many friends and family.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations are made to The Camellia Garden Club, 100 E.8th Street, Rome, Ga 30161 or to Habitat for Humanity of Rome.
Visitation will be held at Daniel's Funeral Home on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 from 5 until 7 p.m., and funeral services will be held at St. Peter's Episcopal Church on Wednesday, November 22 at 11 a.m. The Reverend John Herring and The Reverend Doctor G. Donald Black will officiate.
Memorial Service: Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at 11:00 AM
St. Peters Episcopal Church, 101 East 4th Avenue, Rome, Georgia 30161
Visitation: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 from 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Daniel's Funeral Home, 901 East 2nd Avenue, Rome, Georgia 30161
Obituary notice .................Linda Elizabeth Kane
Mrs. Linda Elizabeth Kane, age 77, of Rome, passed away at her residence Saturday, November 18, 2017.
The family will receive friends Tuesday evening, November 21, 2017, from 5 until 7:00 p.m. at Daniel’s Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held Wednesday morning, November 22, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church.
A complete obituary announcement will be in Wednesday’s paper.
Daniel’s Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.
From: Robert Kane ( email@example.com )
Sent: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 5:21 AM
Linda Elizabeth Kane, wife of Delta Captain Robert Kane, passed away on November 18, 2017. Burial will be in Rome, Georgia.;