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Linda A. (Lewinski) Long
  • St. Joseph's Indian School
    1301 North Main St.
    Chamberlain, SD 57325

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“Linda you were an inspiration to me. The manner in which you carried yourself with so much humor and dignity despite the pain you were in was...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Vicki Holian - Boston, MA

“Linda was my aunt. I never got the chance to get to know her, but I am so terribly sorry to hear of this loss. My deepest sympathies go out to your...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Ashley Lewinski

“Diane and family, My sympathy to you all at this sad time. Linda was an amazing person, lovely and brave, and I am glad that I had the opportunity...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Nancy Lorenz

“Dear DianeMy deepest sympathies go out to you and Linda's family. Linda was one of the strongest ladies I have ever met. She had such determination...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Joanne Doyle Petrongolo

“Linda was one of the first people I began working with when I started as an outpatient Care Manager at MGH. After I learned about all she went...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Wendy Atamian - Boston, MA

“Mom, I love you and miss you. You were such a good person and very giving to everyone, and a fighter. It was a long 15 years and you fought every...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Jennifer Long - malden, MA

“Dear Diane, Jennifer and family,I am so sorry for your loss and my heart goes out to all of you. I will always have fond memories of Linda. She was...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Michelle H. - MA

“I love you and miss you more than words could ever say.Your strength and determination will always keep me going during hard times. I love you and...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Diane - Malden, MA - sister

“I''m so sorry, Jen. Stay strong. Pat Fisk ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Diane, I am so sorry on the loss of Linda. You are an amazing sister who did more than anyone I have ever known. It was such a joy to be one of Linda...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Theresa Lento - Braintree, MA

“Jen and family Sorry to hear of the death of your mother . Ellen ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: E Long - Salem, MA - Friend

“May Linda's memory be a blessing to you all. She was quite simply one of the bravest and most resilient women I have ever known. Such grace and...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Naomi Leeds

“The Gately Family and Staff wish to express our sincere sympathy to you. It is our hope that we may be able to make a difficult time more bearable....Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: John W. Gately, Fred Sprague and John H. Gately

Linda A. (Lewinski) Long, of Malden died at her home on March 17, 2014 at the age of 58. Linda was born & raised in Boston and a graduate of Boston High School, Class of 1974. She resided in Somerville & Malden for several years and worked as an Operations Manager for Clarion Partners in Boston. Linda was an avid motorcycle rider and loved to go camping, fishing, skiing, hiking and horseback riding. She enjoyed traveling to Mexico, St. Martin and Quebec, Canada. Linda was the devoted daughter of the late John & Angela (Wendland) Lewinski. Loving mother of Jennifer Long-Henry & her husband Christopher of Malden. Caring sister of John Lewinski & his wife Sallie of CA, Diane Thatcher of Malden and the late Sandra Conlin and Walter Lewinski. Cherished grandmother of Darius, Terrell and Ciara. Devoted aunt of Michelle Thatcher of Malden. Visiting hours will be held at the Gately Funeral Home 79 W. Foster St., Melrose on Sunday, March 23rd from 2-5PM. Relatives & friends respectfully invited to attend. A funeral service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Joseph's Indian School, 1301 North Main St., Chamberlain, SD 57325.