Linda McCoy, of Elcho, died Sunday, November 21, 2021, at Aspirus Langlade Hospital. She was 69 years old. She was born on April 15, 1952, in Oshkosh, a daughter of LaVerne Johnson and Alice (Babcock) Shettle.
She moved to Elcho in 2004 where she worked in the gift shop at North Tail Store.
Linda loved fishing.
Survivors include her significant other, Paul Kracht of Elcho; a grandson, Tyler McCoy of Antigo; and a brother, Ken Johnson of Oshkosh.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Eric McCoy; daughter, Tracy Swartz; and sister, Sue Duer.
Entombment will take place at Lake View Mausoleum and Memorial Park in Oshkosh.
Susan Thiel wrote on Nov 23, 2021:
"Linda, was the kindest person , such a gentle soul fun to be with laugh with , work with , and all around great person. Even with all the ups and downs during the journey of the (Big C Word) Linda never ever gave up always positive that she would beat it. Linda gave the best hugs, the
prettiest smile no matter when I would see her! Linda, you have earned your wings, God only takes the best first Love you my friend I will miss seeing your gentle soul. Give my Dad and Mom hugs for me!!! Love Susan and Barry Thiel"