Richard A. Lindsey 91a former Lafayette resident, died at 4:30 p.m. July 5, 2012 at his home in Indianapolis. Born March 3, 1921 in New York City, NY to the late Samuel and Anna (Schefferin) Levine. He married Linda (Flora) Marshall on February 13, 1982 in Moran, IN and she survives. Mr. Lindsey was a Purdue University Graduate with a BS degree in Economics. He lived in Lafayette for 44 years. He was an Academic Business Administrator for the Chemistry Department at Purdue University, working for 18 years and retiring in 1986. He worked postretirement with Purdue until his 83rd birthday. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he served overseas in Guam during WWII. Mr. Lindsey was a member of the Day Spring Christian Ministries in Lafayette and past president for the Tippecanoe Shrine Club in Lafayette.
Visitation and Services
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, July 9, 2012 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Visitation will be Sunday, July 8th from 2-4 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Rossville Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the I.U. Hospice or Clinton County Cancer Fund, envelopes will be available.
Wife: Linda Lindsey of Indianapolis
2 Daughters: Anne Marie Lindsey of Arizona and Cara Linda Lindsey of Massachusetts
1 Son: Stephen E. Lindsey of Pittsburgh, PA
1 Step Son: Thomas L. Marshall of Indianapolis
He was preceded in death by 3 brothers.