Linda Marie Merlo, Born April 2,1959 and passed away peacefully on December 9, 2021, after a battle with lung cancer.  She was a wife, Devoted mother and Grandma (Yaya) she was also everyone’s “nana or mom.”  She was predeceased by her parents Nancy and Bernard Hulse.  She is survived by her Husband Patrick Merlo, Children; Danielle Merlo (Alishia Newman) and Tiffany (Joseph) Manaco and her grandchildren Madison Blaisdell, Kaiden and Maverick Manaco, sister Darlene (Richard) Steele and many nieces and nephews.  She was a graduate of East High school! She loved life, friends and family, her favorite place was anywhere with her family and the beach.  She was apart of the Farmington Fire Dept. in the ladies auxiliary for many years.  She was working at F.F. Thompson hospital as a Cafeteria Associate for 6 years and loved her work family; she will be missed dearly by them!  A celebration of life will be held at a later date and her daughters will share that information on Social Media when it gets warmer out!  In Lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Serenity House Of Victor (1278 Brace Road Victor, NY 14564) in her memory.