It is with great sorrow that the family announces her passing in Sudbury on Sunday, May 5, 2013 at the age of 59. Predeceased by her parents Richard Joseph MacKinnon and Yvette (née Boudreau) MacKinnon. Wife of the late George Phené and of Jack Trottier. Loving mother of Chris Phené (Andrea) and Jason Trottier (Chantal). Dear sister of Rick MacKinnon, Danny MacKinnon (Charisse), Garry MacKinnon, Judy MacKinnon, Donna Viianen (Mike), Karen Miron (Guy) and Robert MacKinnon. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren, Braeden, Noah, Maddison, Tristan, Cameron, Wesley, Olivier and Master Max. Sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and extended family. Linda was an avid reader and always devoted herself to her family and friends. She was a very social person and when she made a friend it was for life. She will be dearly missed by everyone whose path she’s crossed. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Cooperative Funeral Home, 4691 R.R. 15 in Chelmsford Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 from 5-7 p.m. The family would like to express a heartfelt thank you to Dr. Merotto, his team, nurse Joanne and the staff at Maison Vale Hospice for the care and compassion towards Linda. In lieu of flowers, donations (by cheque only) to the Maison Vale Hospice would greatly be appreciated.