Linda L. Coniglio

Linda L. Coniglio, 62, of Dunkirk, died unexpectedly Saturday morning (March 15, 2014) in Fredonia.

She was born March 20, 1951 in Dunkirk, the daughter of Leonard J. Coniglio of Fredonia and the late Lucille M. (Grzegorzewski) Coniglio.

A lifelong area resident, Linda was a second grade elementary school teacher at School #7 in Dunkirk.

She was a member of the Dunkirk Teachers Association and Holy Trinity Church, where she was a Eucharistic Minister.

An avid Buffalo Bills and Buffalo Sabres fan, Linda was a former board member of the Lakeshore Humane Society.

Besides her father, survivors include one brother, Leonard S. (Roberta) Coniglio of Fredonia; two sisters, Bonnie (Joseph) Blechl of Dunkirk and Diane (Tim Card) Franklin of Ashville, NY; and four nieces, Jamie Coniglio (God Child), Kelly Coniglio, Danielle (Kevin) Sculley, and Ashley Franklin.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial which will be celebrated Wednesday morning at 10 o’clock in Holy Trinity Church. Calling hours will be held Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. at the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home. Burial will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Dunkirk Teachers Association.