Linda M. Kingston


Linda M. Kingston, 71, a resident of Riverfront Apartments, Sunbury, passed away Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

She was born Aug. 27, 1947, at home in Sunbury, a daughter of the late William and Blanche (Mull) Treas. On June 28, 1975 she married Franklin P. Kingston who preceded her in death on Jan. 1, 2015.

Linda attended Shikellamy schools. For many years Linda was a self-employed baker, providing beautiful birthday and wedding cakes as well as floral arrangements.

She was employed with Ames, served as a volunteer "Grandparent" at Shikellamy, and later became an aide at the school district. Linda enjoyed crafts, creating floral arrangements and had a knack for playing cards as a member of the Riverfront Apartment Card Club.

She is survived by four daughters and two sons-in-law, Kimberly A. Hunter of Lewisburg, Angela M. and Douglas Ray of Northumberland, Stefanie M. and Ryan McDonald of Sunbury, and Susan L. Chase of Port St. Lucie, Fla.; one son and daughter-in-law, Ryan P. and Debbie Kingston of Ellettsville, Ind.; ten grandchildren, Scott, Aaron, Garrett, Olivia, Brooke, Ashley, Brandon, Zachary, Zaven and Ryley; two great-grandchildren, Lucas and Harper; three sisters and one brother-in-law, Donna Hetrick of Sunbury, Sandy Gross of Bloomsburg, and Peggy and Glenn Witmer of Northumberland; six brothers and sisters-in-law, Larry and Ann Treas of Northumberland, Dan and Martha Treas of Spring, Texas, Gary and Millie Treas of Springtown, Texas, Charles and Ruth Treas of St. Augustine, Fla., Don and Cindy Treas of Selinsgrove, and Mike and Joyce Treas of East Waterford; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband of 39 years, Linda was preceded in death by five brothers, Bill, Jack, Bob and Tom Treas; and three sisters, Mary Achenbach, Shirley Campbell and Elizabeth Dauberman.

Friends and family may call from 10 to 11 a.m., Tuesday at the Joseph W. Epler Funeral Home, 210 King Street, Northumberland, followed by the funeral at 11.

Burial will follow in Northumberland Memorial Park, Stonington.

Contributions in Linda's memory may be made to the SPCA 1467 Bloom Road, Danville, PA 17821.
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