Stapleton Family Funeral Home
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685 Park Ave Cranston, RI 02910 401-461-5050


Linda Ann Christian


Linda Ann Christian RN, BSN, 67, of Rehoboth, MA, beloved wife and mother, died peacefully on May 3, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Staton Island, NY. She was the daughter the late Edward J. and Margaret M. (O'Leary) Pratnicki.

Linda graduated from the Bellevue School of Nursing, NY, in 1981. She practiced nursing at Rhode Island Hospital for many years in the coronary care unit and later as a cardiovascular nurse clinician.

She and her husband Fredric V. Christian, recently celebrated their 32nd wedding anniversary. Besides her husband, Linda leaves two sons; Christian and his wife Kathleen of Waltham, MA, and Marc E Christian of Philadelphia, PA.

Her life will be celebrated Thursday from 4-8pm in the Stapleton Family Funeral Home, 684 Park Avenue, Cranston, RI. A memorial Mass will be celebrated Friday at Saint Margaret Church, 1098 Pawtucket Avenue, Rumford, RI at 10 am. Entombment will be at Saint Ann Cemetery, 72 Church Street, Cranston, RI.

At the family's request, in lieu of flowers, donations in Linda's memory may be made to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168 or the RI Comunity Food Bank, 200 Niantic Avenue Providence, RI 02907 (www.rifoodbank)


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