Linda L. Hurley

Linda L. Hurley, 76, of Nescopeck passed away on Monday, November 14, 2016 at Berwick Retirement Village, where she had been residing.

Born in Berwick on October 13, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Woodrow W. “PeeWee” and Marion W. (Neff) Knorr. She graduated from Nescopeck High School in 1958. After graduating, she moved to Rochester, NY where she worked at Friden and later Singer. In 1977 she and her family returned to the area, and she worked at Tuggy’s in Mifflinville, then Berkheimer in Bloomsburg, and most recently as an Aide at Berwick Hospital and Berwick Retirement Village. She retired in 2003 so she could babysit her grandchildren.

Linda was an active member of Faith United Evangelical Lutheran Church, Nescopeck where she was active in several committees including WELCA and the Altar Guild. She was also the youth group leader for several years. When her children were younger, she coached soccer. She enjoyed cooking, ceramics and doing yard work.

She will be greatly missed by her loving daughters, Michele Williams and husband Brian, Nescopeck; Kristine Mack and husband Emmett, Rogue River, OR; stepson, David Hurley, Rochester, NY; cherished grandchildren, John, Peyton, Katie, Ryan, Aaron and Connor; a brother, Colin Knorr and wife Patricia, Redwood, NY; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas F. Hurley in 2015; sisters, Susan Payne and Carol Knorr; and brother, Walter Minnick.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, November 18, 2016 at Heller Funeral Home, LLC, 633 East Third Street, Nescopeck with her pastor, Reverend Jessica Kingsborough officiating. Interment will follow in Elan Memorial Park, Bloomsburg. Family will receive friends on Thursday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to Faith United Evangelical Lutheran Church, 801 East Third Street, Nescopeck, PA 18635.

Online messages of comfort can be sent to