North Greenbush- Linda (Church) Stover, “Sissy”, 65, formerly of Boyntonville and more recently North Greenbush, died peacefully, Sunday, May 1, 2022, at her Bloomingrove Drive residence.
Born in Troy, February 4, 1957, Linda was the daughter of the late Louis and Irene (Brundige) Church and the wife of the late Frederick Stover.
Linda attended Tamarac High School and later E.O.C. in Troy, where she earned a certificate in cosmetology.
For many years she was a homemaker, who enjoyed taking care of her family and hosting many impromptu get-togethers for friends, family, and neighbors. She was a free spirit, had a love of adventure, and a zest for life and travel. Together with her family, she traveled to and lived in many places, her favorite being a small town on coastal North Carolina, where she retired with her late husband and lived until his passing.
Most recently, she enjoyed reading, gardening, and loved listening to “classic rock.”
Linda is survived by a daughter, Stacy (Shawn) Sauer, two sons, Joshua Stover and Justin (Chrissie) Stover, two brothers, Larry and Leon Church, four grandchildren, Dalton and Carissa Seror, Shauna Sauer, and Levi Frasier, three great grandchildren, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by a brother, the late Lewis Church.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, May 13, 2022, at 7:00 p.m. at the Howard B. Tate & Son Funeral Home Inc., 2237 New York Route 7, located in Raymertown. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the funeral home on Friday from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. prior to the service.
Memorial contributions, if desired, in lieu of flowers, may be made to the St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, in memory of Linda (Church) Stover.