Age 75, of Green Tree, on Saturday, July 16, 2022 surrounded by her loving family. Linda grew up in Beadling and she graduated from Upper St. Clair High School and Robert Morris. She is survived by her son, Michael (Lara) and daughter, Melissa; stepsons, Alexander Mercolini III and Mark Mercolini; grandchildren, April Mercolini, and Louis and Helena Mercolini; great-grandchildren, Giovanni, Mia, and Nico Cornell; and many nieces and nephews. Linda was predeceased by her parents, Edward and Elizabeth Dodson; her husband, Alexander Mercolini, Jr.; sisters, Rose Meighen, Betty Jean Lira; and brother, Samuel Dodson. She worked for Gateway Drug and Rehabilitation for over 15 years and was a member of the Greentree Women’s Civic Club. Linda may have been small in stature, but her heart was as big as gold. Family and friends are welcome on Wednesday, July 20 from 2-8 PM at WILLIAM SLATER II FUNERAL SERVICE, 1650 Greentree Rd., Scott Twp., 15220, 412-563-2800. Mass of Christian Burial, Thursday, July 21, 10:00 a.m. in St. Margaret of Scotland Church, St. Raphael the Archangel Parish, 310 Mansfield Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15220. Interment will follow in Resurrection Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to the charity of a donor’s choice.