Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
June 26, 2013 11:52 am EDT


CENTERBURG — Linda J. Staten, 69, of Ohio 314, Centerburg, passed away Monday, June 24, 2013, at the Heartland of Centerburg, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born Dec. 6, 1943, in Monroe, La., to the late William and Hazel (Shamburger) Edwards. Linda was an artist and enjoyed spending her winters with her husband in Florida. She will be sadly missed by her family.

She is survived by her husband, Julius Staten; three sons, Justin (Nicole) Staten of Mount Vernon, Todd Staten of Mount Vernon, Martin Staten of Florida; a daughter, Carla Staten of Columbus; three grandchildren, Lucas Staten, Julia Staten, Shane Staten; and a sister, Libby Price of Sunbury.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Angel Staten; and a brother, Ronald Edwards.

Funeral services are pending and will be announced later. The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home in Sunbury is handling the arrangements. To view this obituary or leave the family a private condolence, visit

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