Linda Ann Beattie

April 9, 1950 - December 8, 2014

Linda Ann Beattie, age 64 of McKinney, Texas passed away on December 8, 2014 in Carrollton, Texas. She was born on April 9, 1950 in Woonsocket, Rhode Island to Ronald and Anita (Reindeau) Laliberte. Linda married James Henry Beattie on January 27, 2007 in Palmerton, Pennsylvania. During her lifetime, she worked in sales as a real estate agent and then later in insurance. Linda lived her life in Rhode Island until 2006 when she moved to

Pennsylvania to help raise her 3 oldest granddaughters. She loved her husband, six granddaughters and two children more than anything.

Linda is survived by her husband, James Beattie of McKinney, Texas; Daughter, Becky Machinski of Whitehall, Pennsylvania; son, Brian Lemek and his wife, Keegan; grandchildren, Kylie, Mya and Emma Machinski, Lilly, Elizabeth and Laurel Lemek; brother, Ronald and his wife, Judy Laliberte of Quechee, Vermont, David Laliberte of the Philippines and her sister, Donna Matthews and her husband, Geoff Hughes of Santa Clarita, California. Linda was a member of the Hope Fellowship Church in Frisco, Texas.

Linda loved to read, she was an avid knitter and loved to sew and quilt. Linda had a vibrant laugh and a contagious happy spirit. In asking her granddaughters to describe her, the words they used were loving, caring, free spirited, selfless, generous and full of laughter.

A Memorial Service will be held at 10:00 AM on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Hope Fellowship Church, 9550 Rolater Road, Frisco, Texas 75035. Everyone is welcome to attend. A second service will be held in early January for Linda's friends and family in Rhode Island.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to Hope Fellowship Church in Frisco Texas, Attn: The Benevolence Fund. This was important to Linda and her family.

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So sorry I just heard about Linda. She was a very special person and will be missed by many. Sherri Eccleston, February 9, 2015 I love you mom. Becky l Machinski, December 12, 2014