Jean Lindberg, 67, was 30-year volunteer with Boy Scout troop, dies

By on February 5, 2014

Jean F. Lindberg

Jean F. Lindberg

Jean F. Lindberg, 67, of Ephrata, passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at Lancaster General Hospital.

She was born in Conestoga to the late Adam and Marguerite (Hornberger) Redcay and was the wife of Ronald L. Lindberg.

Jean was a member of the Hope United Methodist Church, Ephrata, where she served on the finance committee and was active in the Wide Awake Sunday school class. She was a 1965 graduate of Conestoga Valley High School. She worked as an administrative assistant at Roy’s Body Shop, Lititz, until her retirement in January 2013. For 30 years she was active with the Ephrata Boy Scout Troop #73, where she also served as treasurer. She was an avid Department 56 and Longaberger basket collector. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and attending all of their sporting events. She especially loved lacrosse. Jean took great pride in her flower beds.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sons: Ronald L. Jr., husband of Marjorie (Garofalo) Lindberg of Lititz; Shawn C., husband of Kelley (Sikie) Lindberg of Ephrata; five grandchildren: Stephanie, wife of Austin Bailey and Julie, Kyle, Dylan and Ryan Lindberg; two great-grandchildren: Snow-Lynne Bailey and Leo Xavier Bailey; sister-in-law: Maudine Redcay of Denver and a brother-in-law: James Lindberg of Ephrata.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother: Larry Redcay and a sister: Wanda (Redcay) Lindberg.

A funeral service was held Feb. 3 at the Hope United Methodist Church,Ephrata, with Pastor Victor F. Pronesti officiating. Interment will take place in Memory Gardens Memorial Cemetery.

If desired, memorial contributions in Jean’s memory may be made to the Hope United Methodist Church, 3473 Rothsville Road, Ephrata, PA 17522.

Arrangements by Stradling Funeral Homes, Inc., Akron/Ephrata. Online condolences can be given at stradlingfuneralhome.com.

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