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Linda Tweedie

November 27, 1948 ~ August 10, 2019 (age 70)


Linda D. Tweedie, 70, beloved wife of William “Bill” Tweedie and a resident of Onancock, VA since 2006, formerly of Massapequa, NY, passed away at home with her loving husband by her side, on Saturday, August 10, 2019.

Born November 27, 1948 in Rockville Centre, NY, and raised in Massapequa, she was a daughter of the late Gerold “Buddy” Elliott and Dolores Pilato Elliott.  Linda was a homemaker, and a caregiver for the elderly for many years.  She enjoyed sewing, swimming, reading and boating.

In addition to her husband Bill, survivors include her children, Scott Cairo and James Cairo, both of upstate New York, and her twin daughters, Sandra Hehl and Maria Elder, both of Long Island, NY; step-children, William Tweedie of California, and Robert Tweedie and Brian Tweedie, both of Long Island; a sister, Teresa Mason of Lexington, KY, and a brother, Thomas Elliott, also of Lexington; and nine grandchildren.

A service to celebrate Linda’s life will be planned in the future on Long Island.

Memorial donations in her name, may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN  38105 or by visiting

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Arrangements by the Williams-Onancock Funeral Home.

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