Linda K. Platt

January 2, 2013       

WATERTOWN, N.Y.    Linda K. Platt, 65, of Maywood Terrace, Watertown, died Wednesday at Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse after being stricken at her home.

Born Oct. 17, 1947, in Gouverneur, the daughter of Arthur and Genevieve McCready Lacey, she graduated in 1966 from Indian River High School. 

Mrs. Platt was a volunteer at the Salvation Army in Watertown retiring due to ill health.

She enjoyed Quick Draw, online bingo, soap operas, pro wresting and spending time with her children and grandchildren.

Surviving are three daughters, Laurie Law, Jennifer Taylor and her husband, Frank McAdams, all of Watertown, and Donna Darling, Ind.; a sister, Victoria Lear, Watertown; a brother and sister-in-law, Larry and Renauda Lacey, Theresa; 10 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. 

She was predeceased by her mother and father.

The funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, at Reed & Benoit Funeral Home with Rev. Joyce Woodcock of First United Methodist Church officiating. Calling hours will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday prior to the funeral.

Arrangements are with the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home. 

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Information provided by Reed & Benoit Funeral Home and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.