Merritt D. "Shorty" Lindig

Lindig Merritt D. "Shorty" Lindig, age 83, passed away Saturday, September 7, 2013 at Scioto Community. Member of St. John's Protestant Church UCC. and joyous choir member. Retired from AEP (Columbus Southern Power) and member of AEP Retirees. Graduate of Grove City High School Class of 1949 and attended The Ohio State University. Member of Senior Chorus at Evans Senior Center in Grove City. Preceded in death by parents John and Bertha (Smith) Lindig, grandparents John and Selma (Brandenberg) Lindig, who helped raise him, step-father Henry Lindig, wife Dorothy (Hafey) Lindig, daughter Brenda Lindig. Survived by wife, Marilyn (Hafey) Lindig; daughter, Carrie Lindig; step-sons, Charles Hafey, Martin (Peggy) Hafey, and Paul (Michelle) Hafey; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren; sister, Roma (Robert) Owens; brother, Loren (Gloria) Lindig; nieces and nephews. Friends may call at O. R. WOODYARD CO. CHAPEL, 1346 S. High St., Friday 6 to 8 pm. Funeral Service will be held Saturday, September 14, 2013 10:30 a.m. where friends may call 1 hour prior to service at St. John's Protestant Church UCC, 59 Mound St. Columbus, Oh. Rev. Virginia Lohmann Bauman officiating. Private interment Fernwood Cemetery.

Funeral Home

O.R. Woodyard Funeral Home - South Chapel
1346 South High Street Columbus, OH 43207
(614) 221-7746
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Sept. 11, 2013