Lionel 'Lin' Lindsay
Lionel "Lin" Lindsay died Thursday, July 31, 2014, at his home in Melbourne, after a valiant battle with cancer. Born in 1935 and married in 1958, he is survived by his wife of over 50 years, Grace Polly; daughter, Grace Stoop-Andrews; son, Michael; and son-in-law, Matthew Andrews. Lin also took great joy in his seven grandchildren, Eli, Isaac, Nathan, Kelsey, Natalia, Brianna, and Clayton, and his cat, Oliver. Lin was ordained in 1958 into the Brooklyn-Nassau Presbytery; he received his Doctorate of Ministry in 1982 and served five Presbyterian churches as minister between the years of 1958 and 2000. He also served the Presbyterian Church at various times as commissioner to the General Assembly in Baltimore and Orlando, Moderator of the Presbytery, and Secretary and Co-Chair of the Committee on Ministry.
A memorial service will be held at Trinity Wellsprings Church in Satellite Beach, Monday, August 11th, at 11 a.m. We would appreciate you signing the guest book at Beckman-Williamson.com. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to Heart of Africa, PO Box 5, Friendship, ME 04547 (a memorial fund in his name has been created).
Beckman Williamson Funeral Home
101 North Brevard Avenue
Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
Published in FLORIDA TODAY from Aug. 5 to Aug. 7, 2014