Linda E. (Rizner) Travinski, 65.
WOODSTOCK, CT - Linda E. (Rizner) Travinski, 65, of Woodstock, died
March 18, 2013, at UMass Memorial Healthcare Center/University Campus.
She is survived by her husband of 37 years, Stephen Travinski, and 3
children, Shawn Gaudette and his wife Tacey of Dudley, Christopher
Travinski and his wife Lena of Woodstock, and Erika Travinski of
Woodstock; her mother, Evelyn (Gates) Rizner of Dudley, and 4
grandchildren, Triston and Delila Gaudette and Lucas and Tyler
Travinski. She also leaves 2 brothers, Dicki Rizner and his longtime
companion Cindy of Dudley, and Bobby Rizner of Worcester. She also
leaves a loving extended family including 2 cousins, George Rizner and
Paul Rizner; nieces, Christi Rizner, and Nicki Rizner; nephews, Josh
Travinski and Jeremy Travinski; grandnieces, Tatiana, Sabrina, and
Lilliana, and a special brother-in-law, Michael Travinski whom Steve and
Linda were his primary caretakers for many years.
Linda was born in Southbridge, daughter of Evelyn (Gates) Rizner,
and the late George R. Rizner, and lived most of her life in Dudley. She
retired recently from Southbridge Tire where she was the bookkeeper for
many years. She graduated from Bartlett High School in Webster Class of
The funeral service will be Saturday, March 23, 2013, at 10 AM at
the First Congregational Church of Dudley, (please meet at the church)
135 Center Road, Dudley. Calling hours will be Friday, March 22, 2013,
from 5-8 PM at Sansoucy Funeral Home, 40 Marcy Street, Southbridge, MA
01550. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Center of Hope,
100 Foster Street, P.O Box 66, Southbridge, MA 01550.