Darien Obituaries January 2023
Patrick Linskey, 86, Publishing Executive, Loved Traveling, Tennis, Active in Darien Men’s Association, DCA
Patrick “Pat” Michael Linskey passed away on January 21, 2023, at the age of 86. He was the quintessential Irishman, born on St. Patrick’s Day, March 17, 1936, in Chicago, Illinois, to Edward and Margaret Hughes Linskey. He attended Niles Township High School in Skokie, Illinois, and later graduated from Quincy University in Quincy, Illinois. Pat thrived in the golden age of advertising and print media as sales manager for McCall’s Magazine, advertising director for American Home Magazine, president & publisher of Family Weekly Magazine, and publisher of USA Weekend newspaper magazine (CBS Publishing).