SEBRING, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Linda Lou Duckworth (Tink), 74, of Sebring, Ohio, formerly of Deerfield and Newton Falls, Ohio, passed away of heart failure on Wednesday, September 7, 2022.

She was born June 8, 1948 in Fairmont, West Virginia.

She was a 1966 graduate of Farmington High School.

After high school she went on to marry the love of her life, Ronald Duckworth and had her two greatest accomplishments, “Her Kids”.

Linda had many hobbies. She attended beauty school, became a master gardener, loved being behind a camera, crafting and was a wonderful artist. She was often found sitting in her chair by the window watching the birds and reading. She really enjoyed re-decorating her house. There was always a room being painted or rearranged. She also liked antiques and all things eclectic. Her best days were spending time with her children.

She leaves behind to carry on her memories her husband, Ron of 56 years; her son, Lonnie (Jackie) Duckworth of Newton Falls, Ohio; her son, Lance (Amanda) Duckworth of Whitehouse, Ohio and her only grandchild, Brooklyn, along with many other loving family members.

She was preceded in death by her father, Lynchford Hinebaugh and her mother, Virginia Ruth Hinebaugh (Hildreth).

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, September 17, 2022 from Noon – 4:00 p.m., at Wave Tek Recreation Park, Pavilion #3, in Pleasant Valley, West Virginia.

In leu of flowers share your fondest memories with Linda (Tink) as we celebrate her life.

Arrangements handled by Gednetz-Ruzek & Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Friends and family may sign the guest register and send condolences online at

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Linda Lou (Hinebaugh) Duckworth, please visit our floral store.

A television tribute will air Tuesday, September 13 at the following approximate times: 6:43 a.m. on WYTV, 9:32 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV.