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Obituary
Linda Louise Garcia-Cuesta

"Linda Louise Garcia-Cuesta age 68, peacefully passed away on September 20, 2017 in Opelika, Alabama surrounded by her children and husband.

She was born in Mt. Vernon, NY on October 1,1948, the daughter of the late Alphonse Perrotta and Margaret Wardiero. Those left behind to cherish her memory include her husband Javier Garcia Cuesta; her two children Carlos Garcia Cuesta and Cristina Cuesta-Hammad; son-in-law Raed Hammad; daughter-in-law Virginia Gonzalez-Cuesta; brother John Joseph Perrotta; sister-in-law Angela Mary Perrotta; brother-in-law Francisco Garcia Cuesta; 9 grandchildren; and many loving friends and extended family.

Linda’s life journey took her to meet the love of her life in Spain and accompany him to 5 different countries and 4 separate continents through Team Handball. Her profession as a teacher/educator was the foundation to her children pursuing their passion for learning and excelling. She had the gift of speaking 4 different languages and was a true citizen of the world with love for all. Linda was known for her generosity, patience, unconditional love, and dedication to her family. There was absolutely nothing she wouldn’t do for the happiness of her grandchildren.

Linda was the backbone and support for her husband, family and friends. She gave everyone the gift of her time, her advice, her conversation, and her genuine care for those she met. Linda was always putting the needs of others before her own. She touched the lives of everyone who knew her. Her radiant smile and beautiful soul will never be forgotten. We will carry her legacy in our hearts and prayers forever.

On Sunday, September 24, 2017 the family will receive guests at 9:30 for an hour prior to the service. Her celebration of life will begin at 10:30 AM at Pierce Funeral Home, 9609 Center Street, Manassas, VA. The burial will take place at Stonewall Memory Gardens following the service.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the American Heart Association at https://donatenow.heart.org in memory of Linda Louise Garcia-Cuesta."

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