Linda Delahay Pisenti, 66, of Fredericksburg passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014 at Mike Conley Hospice House in Clermont, Florida.
Mrs. Pisenti was a native of Missouri. She was a graduate of Oklahoma State University. In 1969 she married David W. Pisenti and in 1973 they moved to Fredericksburg. She was a teacher for several years in the Fredericksburg area. In 1985 she became co-owner of Jabberwocky Children’s Bookstore with her dear friend, Mona Albertine. For the past eight years she served as a Court Appointed Special Advocate for the Fredericksburg area.
Survivors include her husband of 45 years, David W. Pisenti; three children Matthew Pisenti and his wife, Jessica of Roanoke, Jill Porter and her husband, John of Richmond and Karie Pisenti of Houston, TX; six grandchildren Logan, McKenzie, David, Grace, Mark and Anna; her father, Ed Delahay and his wife, Roseland; her brother, David Delahay and his wife, Charlotte all of Bartlesville, OK; her sister, Leslie McKinzie of Clermont, FL; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Ruth Meloy Delahay.
The family will receive friends from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 18 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.
A service will be held at 10 a.m. Sat., April 19 at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to CASA, 150 Olde Greenwich Dr., Fredericksburg, Va. 22408 or to Mike Conley Hospice House, 2100 Oakley Seaver Rd., Clermont, FL 34711.