October 20, 1943 ~ April 9, 2022

Born in: Overland, Missouri
Resided in: Stone Mountain , Georgia

Linda Marie (nee Wehlage) Baron, age 78, peacefully passed away on Saturday, April 9, 2002, after a long illness. She was the wife of James R Baron, Jr. (J.R.) and would have celebrated 52 years of marriage in May.
Linda was born on October 20, 1943, in St. Louis, Missouri, to the late Alphonse H. and Florence C. Wehlage. Linda is preceded in death by her sister, Mary Ellen Matlack and her son, Michael Robert Baron.
She is survived by her husband, J. R. Baron; daughter, Cynthia Anne Haire and a son, Thomas David; two granddaughters, Elizabeth Diane and Cynthia Hope Haire; sister, Norma Lauber; brother-in-law, Fred Matlack; four nephews and one niece.
Linda was active in her children’s activities including scouting, music, sports and other school activities. She was also very active in her various church ministries such as women’s ministries, health and wellness, Christmas and Halloween programs for the children.
She also supported her husband’s activities in the Knights of Columbus, and in his professional life by attending conventions and trade shows in cities throughout the United States.
The family will be receiving friends between 10:00 and 12:00 on April 19, 2022, at Wages and Sons Funeral Home, 1040 Main Street, Stone Mountain, and a Mass of Celebration will be held at 1:00 pm at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 600 Mountain View Drive, Stone Mountain. Burial will be at Eternal Hills Cemetery, Snellville, GA.
Flowers will be appreciated and, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Services

Visitation: April 19, 2022 10:00 am - April 19, 2022 12:00 pm

Wages & Sons Stone Mountain Chapel
1040 Main Street
Stone Mountain, GA 30083

770-469-9811

Funeral Service: April 19, 2022 1:00 pm - April 19, 2022 2:00 pm

Corpus Christi Catholic Church
600 Mountain View Dr
Stone Mountain, GA 30083

770-469-0395

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  1. CandleImageLinda will be missed as a sister-in-law and friend who was there for all.
    Our comfort is in knowing she is embraced in the Lord’s loving arms.

  2. We remember Linda from our Corpus Christi days. She always had a smile and kind greeting, and was willing to help in so many projects! Our condolences to your family! May her soul Rest In Peace!!

  3. CandleImageCyndi, Warren, Elizabeth, and Hope,

    May our Lord comfort all of you at this time as only He knows how.

    Bill and Ruth Grimes

  4. CandleImageI’m so sorry for yor loss. She was a great friend and mom to one of my best friends. She will be great fully missed. I know she is not suffering any more.

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