Tracy A. Link

Tracy A. Link, 37, Chest Springs, died Wednesday at home.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of Sherman and Brenda (Beck) Link.

Surviving are her father of Chest Springs; a sister, Sheri (Dave) Hoover of Ocala, Fla.; a brother, Patrick of Chest Springs; a nephew, Leo (Maria Steberger) Hoover; a niece, Jennifer Hoover and fiance, Michael Koontz; two great-nieces: Sophia and Miley; her paternal grandmother, Leanore (Ivory) Link of Dysart; her maternal grandmother, Anna Mae (Helsel) Beck of Hollidaysburg; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her mother on Dec. 21, 2011; paternal grandfather, Herman Link; and maternal grandfather, Clifford Beck.

Tracy helped manage the Short Stop Convenience Store in Ashville for a number of years and belonged to numerous social clubs.

Tracy enjoyed spending time with her family and many friends, karaoke and working as a DJ.

Friends will be received from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday, May 4, 2012, at Gibbons Funeral Home, Ashville, where a celebration of life will be held at 9 p.m., officiated by the Rev. Joseph Fleming.

In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the American Cancer Society in Tracy’s memory.