Marlene M. Linkenhoker
February 25, 2023
Date of Service: March 2, 2023
Interment Location: Garden of the Sermon on the Mount
Marlene Linkenhoker, 66, Elizabethton, passed away Saturday, February 25, 2023 in the Life Care Center of Elizabethton. She was born March 2, 1956 in Carmel, New York to the late James & Hazel Sprague Linkenhoker. She was a graduate of Brewster High School, Brewster, New York and Northern Westchester Tech. Marlene was retired from the New York State Department of Corrections. She had lived in Elizabethton for a number of years. She was a member of Chinquapin Grove Baptist Church, Bluff City. She was preceded in death by a nephew: Robert Sallstrom and her life Partner, Raymond Zilka.
Survivors include Three Sisters: Elizabeth (Wayne) Geis, Bluff City, Wendy (David) Vaught, Bristol, Tenn. And Cynthia (Paul) Cervoni, Brewster, New York Two Brothers: James JR. (Brenda) Linkenhoker, North Creek, New York and Robert Linkenhoker, Brewster, New York, Several nieces & nephews & Great Nieces & Nephews.
A Celebration of Life Service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 2, 2023 in Memorial Funeral Chapel with Pastor Jamie Ferguson officiating. Interment will follow in Happy Valley Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the service hour at 11 a.m. Condolences may be sent to the family at our web-site www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Linkenhoker family.