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Linda Zervas

November 9, 1947 - September 18, 2018


Linda Zervas, age 70, of Elkridge, MD, formerly from Bear Delaware passed away on Tuesday, September 18, 2018, surrounded by her loving family.

Born in Washington, DC, on November 9, 1947, she was a daughter of the late Francis P. and Agnes (Cady) Beasley. Linda graduated from University of Delaware and Loyola University Maryland. She dedicated her career with the State of Delaware in child mental health and also the state of Delaware prison system. She taught at Wilmington College and Goldey Beacom College.

Linda enjoyed the outdoors, especially the beach and boating. She loved to read, shop and go on vacation. Linda was devoted to her family and will always be remembered as a loving wife, sister, mother, grandmother and dear friend to many.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George Zervas. She is survived by her daughter, Dawn Conley and son-in-law Jim of Jessup, MD; grandson, Brad Conley of Jessup, MD; great-grandson, Mason and sister, Joanie Gibala of Beltville, MD.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11:30 am on Thursday, September 27, 2018, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE where a funeral service will begin at 11:30 am. Interment will follow in Delaware Veteran Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Linda’s memory to the ASPCA, P.O. Box 96929, Washington, DC, 20090.

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  • I worked with Linda 40 years.ago, and we have remained friends since.
    She is my best friend. I really enjoyed being with her, she was lots of fun.
    I will miss her very much. I am praying for the family.

    Kathi May-Clark

  • There was no one more thoughtful, more caring more generous or more encouraging than Linda. She was the best friend you could ever ask for. I will miss her terribly.
    My thoughts and prayers are with all of her family.

    Wendy Furry

  • I met Linda decades ago as the mother of my dear friend Dawn. She always was a kind, generous, happy woman. Linda was a devoted wife, loving mother, and doting grandmother. She gave so much & impacted lives more than she will ever know. Rest in Peace, Linda Jean.

  • I am so sorry to hear of the passing of dear Linda. We met when I was a student at the University of Delaware working in the Accounts Payable Office there and we had exchanged Christmas cards for the last 45 years until just recently. Today I was searching for her new address when I found this memorial. She was a wonderful woman and was so kind and helpful to me and we developed a wonderful friendship that lasted through the years. She always talked so proudly of you Dawn Marie. I am so sorry for your loss. She was an amazing person.