Linda Tuscano, age 66, of Bomoseen, VT, beloved wife of James Tuscano, passed away March 26, 2016 at Rutland Regional Medical Center.

Born in Mt Vernon, NY on February 26, 1950, she was the daughter of Gaetano and Aida DeFeo.

Linda was a graduate of Trumbull High and went on to receive her Bachelors of Science in education from Southern Connecticut State University and a Master’s Degree from Beaver College, Wyncote PA.

Linda's 30-year career included Barstow School, Otter Valley, Poultney and Proctor High Schools.

In addition to her husband James of 43 years, she is survived by her loving son, Matthew Tuscano of Bomoseen VT; her parents, her sister, Aida (Edward) Keirnan of Newtown, and five brothers, Carmine (Mary) DeFeo of Trumbull, Michael (Ginny) DeFeo of Trumbull, John (Melissa) DeFeo of Berlin, Guy (Karlin) DeFeo of Kennebunk, Maine, Raymond (Dawn) DeFeo of Mansfield, CT and 22 nieces and nephews.

Linda was predeceased by a son, Jason Tuscano in 2001.

A funeral service will be held at St. Catherine of Siena church in Trumbull on April 16, at 11 a.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Jason Tuscano Memorial Fund c/o Clifford Funeral Home 2 Washington Street, Rutland VT 05701.