J. Linda Downey


J. Linda Downey (Lynch), 80 of Paramus, NJ passed away on Saturday, December 15, 2018.  Born and raised in New York City she has resided in Paramus since 1968.  An avid cook, she enjoyed reading and spending time with her loving family. 

Prior to retiring, she was a cook/dietician for many years.  

Beloved wife of Richard A. Downey.  Loving and devoted mother of James Downey and late wife Carol, John Downey and wife Joan, Lisa Jensen and husband Bryan, Lois Wood and husband Bill and the late Michael Downey.  Cherished grandmother of Vince, Sean, Timothy, Ray, Ryan, Judy, Tommy, Nate and Christopher.  Caring great grandmother of Christian, Gigi and Judy.  Adored sister of Patricia Franke.  

A funeral service is planned for Thursday, December 20, 2018 11:00 AM at Vander Plaat-Caggiano Funeral Home Inc., 13-31 Saddle River Road, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410. (201) 797-3500.  Interment will follow at George Washington Memorial Park in Paramus.  The family will receive relatives and friends on Wednesday 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 PM at the funeral home.

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My deepest sympathies to the Downey family.
Romano Gonnella Jr.
Lisa, Please accept our deepest sympathies from all the people at St. Onge. Our thoughts are with you all.
Matt Kulp
Jim, John, Lisa, Lois, and Richie, I am so sorry for your loss. My time with all of you and Ma was a very special time for me. I will miss her. Now God gets her split pea soup. Glenn
Glenn LaBoda
My deepest sympathies to my family on this grievous loss. I will always love my Aunt Linda, and will remember her with great fondness.
Christy Kuppler
To the Downey family. May you draw comfort and peace from our Heavenly Father who comforts us during our sorrows. (Psalms 46:1; 2Corinthians 1:3,4)
M. Rose
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