Michael E. Lindeman
Michael E. Lindeman

Aug. 9, 1949-June 9, 2019

DELPHOS — Michael E. Lindeman, of Delphos, passed away on Sunday at Kindred Hospital in Lima.

He was born Aug. 9, 1949, in Delphos to Carl and Marjorie (Allenbaugh) Lindeman, who both preceded him in death. He was united in marriage to Rebecca Sterling on July 1, 1971; she preceded him in death on Jan. 23, 1996. He remarried Carol Staup on Dec. 6, 1996, and she preceded him in death on Sept. 17, 2009.

Michael is survived by a daughter, Katherine (Kevin) Dudgeon of Delphos; four brothers, Gary (Becky) Lindeman, Paul Lindeman and Dave (Carolyn) Lindeman of Delphos and Carl (Brenda) Lindeman of Columbus Grove; three sisters, Karen (John) Young of Spencerville, Sandra (Bob) Williams of Delphos and Linda (Jeff) Ladd of St. Marys; and five grandchildren, Emilee, Jordan, Damien, Zack and Aubrey.

He was a member of the VFW Post 3035 and Eagles Aerie 471; he served as a Marine during Vietnam from 1969-71 as a lineman; and had worked for Harter Corp. in Van Wert for 25 years. Michael enjoyed fishing, spending time with his family, and was a huge NASCAR Fan.

Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m. on Wednesday at Harter and Schier Funeral Home. Kelly Baeza will officiate.

Burial will follow in Walnut Grove Cemetery, with military grave rites by the Delphos Veterans Council.

Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund.

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