Edward D. Lineman, 80, of 86 Oxford St., went on to Glory, Wednesday (July 23, 2014) at his residence.
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Born Feb. 25, 1934, in Bradford, he was a son of the late Melvin and Mae Whitling Lineman.
On Dec. 21, 1957, at the Church of the Nazarene, he married Ruthanne Burritt Lineman, who survives.
Mr. Lineman was a 1952 graduate of Bradford High School, and attended Jamestown (N.Y.) Business College. On Feb. 19, 1953, he enlisted in the United States Air Force. He served during the Korean War and was honorably discharged on Feb. 18, 1957.
He was employed as a window clerk at the United States Postal Service for 35 years.
He was a life member of First Church of the Nazarene where he served on the church board, and financial secretary for many years and Eldred Koinonia Fellowship. He was a volunteer for the American Red Cross Bloodmobile and the treasurer for the United States Postal Credit Union.
Surviving in addition to his wife of 56 years are four sons, Brian Lineman of Carlisle, Jeffrey (Dawn) Lineman of Nampa, Idaho, Craig Lineman of Bradford, and Nathan (Billie Jo) Lineman of Rew; a sister, Marian J. Lineman of Bradford; a brother, Ronald S. (the late Constance) Lineman of Quincy, Mass.; six grandchildren; one great-grandson, five nephews, seven nieces and one cousin in Bradford.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Gerald Lineman and Myron Lineman; and one sister, Martha Lineman.
Family will be receiving friends on Saturday, Aug. 9, in the First Church of the Nazarene from 10 to 11 a.m., at which time a memorial service will be held with the Rev. James Carlson, pastor, officiating. Burial was in McKean Memorial Park. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to the First Church of the Nazarene or the
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Published in The Bradford Era from July 25 to Aug. 20, 2014