In Loving Memory of Linda S. Weinstock

Linda S. Weinstock

Linda S. Weinstock

Pompano Beach, Fl and formerly of Dalton, PA October 13, 1945 ~ December 14, 2018 Date of Service: December 18, 2018

Linda (Hersh) Weinstock, 73, of Pompano Beach, FL, and formerly of Dalton, died Friday morning after a courageous year-long battle with lung cancer.  She and her husband, Martin N. Weinstock, had been married 50 years this past January.

Born in New York, NY, daughter of the late Milton “Mac” and Rose Steinwasser Hersh, she was a graduate of Scranton Central High School, Class of 1963, and went on to Penn State University where she earned her degree in elementary education.  Prior to retirement, she had been employed in the Scranton School District, and later the Broward County Florida public school system.  She was an avid tennis fan and player, winning the Birchwood Raquet Club B league singles title in 1980. She was a voracious reader. She was a former board member of Temple Hesed and served as the committee chair of their Sabbath School.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by daughters, Lori Larson and husband, Steve, of Kennesaw, GA, and Karen Staub and husband, Todd, of Strasburg, PA; grandchildren, Matt and Sarah Larson, and Korbyn Staub; her brother, Bob Hersh and wife, Dale, of Clarks Summit; nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of friends.

She was also preceded in death by an infant brother, Howard.

The funeral will be Tuesday at 1 p.m. in the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with services by Rabbi Larry Kaplan.  Friends may call from 11:30 a.m. until the time of service.  Interment to follow in Temple Hesed Cemetery, Dunmore.

Friends will be received during shiva at Elan Gardens, 465 Venard Road, Clarks Summit, on Tuesday evening from 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday and Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.

Contributions in Linda’s memory may be made to Elan Gardens; or to Temple B’Nai Shalom, 3501 West Dr. Deerfield Beach, FL, 33442, attention Cantor Gary.

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Joanne Gerken (Skippy Drann)
Posts: 2
Re: In Loving Memory of Linda S. Weinstock
Reply #2 on : Mon December 17, 2018, 22:14:13
Dear Family,
I was a friend and cheerleader with Linda in the illustrious Central '63 class. I am deeply saddened to learn of her passing. She was a sweet, sweet friend to me, a principled, caring young woman. My heart goes out to all of you in your loss. Sincelely, Skip/Joanne
Arthur Mayer
Posts: 2
Re: In Loving Memory of Linda S. Weinstock
Reply #1 on : Sun December 16, 2018, 20:54:50
My deepest sympathy. Even tho i haven't seen Linda in years, i still remember the JCC dances, and her never ending smile.