Linda E. Jackalous
Mrs. Linda E. Jackalous, age 65, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Saturday, January 26, 2013.
Linda was a native Delawarean, born in Wilmington on September 18, 1947, the daughter of the late Walter H. Maier and Alberta E. Bush Maier Banning. A gifted teacher, she taught ceramics courses at the Howard Weston Senior Center in Manor Park for many years.
Linda loved caring for animals throughout her life. She was also an avid Eagles and Phillies fan, as well as a keen and knowledgeable collector of many interesting items.
She is survived by her daughters, Sherry L. Letnainczyn (Peter) of Wilmington and Donna L. Macaron of Newark; longtime friend, Donald G. Avery of New Castle; brothers, Walter Maier and Phillip Maier; sister, Jacqueline Seifred; seven grandchildren; and a great granddaughter. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Marion Brown.
Funeral services will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Christ Episcopal Church, Box 523, Delaware City, DE 19706.