Robert P. Lineback

June 1, 2012

Robert P. Lineback, 86, of Frankfort, IN died on the morning of Friday, June 1, 2012 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.  He was born January 10, 1926 in Frankfort to John T. and Lillian C. (Dick) Lineback.  He married Rosemary Plank on February 19, 1949 in Frankfort and she preceded him in death on February 1, 2010. A lifetime Frankfort resident, Bob graduated from Frankfort High School in 1944.  He then attended Ball State University and the International Business College in Fort Wayne.  He served overseas in the US Army during World War II where he was awarded the Combat Infantry Badge and the Bronze Star.  He worked for 5 years as a switchman for Nickle Plate Railroad, 10 years as a salesman for American Income Life Insurance Company and retired after 17 years of service from the Wastewater Treatment Plant in Frankfort where he was an administrative assistant.   Bob was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Frankfort Elks, Frankfort Moose, VFW, and the American Legion.

Visitation and Services

Mass will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Frankfort with Father Chris Miller officiating.  Friends and Family may visit 5-8 p.m. on Monday, June 4, 2012 at Goodwin Funeral Home with a Rosary at 4:30 p.m.  Burial with military rites will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park.  Online condolences may be made at

Survived by:

Survivors include one son:  John Jeffrey (Deb) Lineback of Edna Mills; one daughter:  Vickie Goff of Frankfort;  Grandchildren:  Carrie, Kristi, Gina, Jennie, Todd, and Eric;  and Great-Grandchildren:  Alyssa, Taylor, Caitlin, and Travis.

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by his wife and sister:  Janet Conner.


7 Condolences for “Robert P. Lineback”

  1. debi horn June 2, 2012 at 9:41 am

    Vicki & Jeff, I am so very sorry for your loss. Please know that my prayers and thoughts are with you all at this time of sorrow. Hope to see you sometime soon Vicki. Love Debi Horn

  2. Steve Behr & Kathy (Behr) Warfield June 2, 2012 at 8:47 pm

    Vicki & Jeff:
    We are so sorry to learn of your dad’s passing. We remember all the goods times on Crescent Dr as kids. We were fortunate to have lived so close. Your parents were both such good people and we will keep those memories with us forever. Please accept our sympathy.

    Kathy & Steve

  3. Janis Kight June 3, 2012 at 4:13 pm

    Vickie, I am so sorry about you losing your Father. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your Family.

  4. Garry and Brenda Fisher June 3, 2012 at 10:05 pm

    Vickie, we are very sorry to hear about you dad. You know we lived by them for about 8 years and loved your mother and dad. They were great neighbors. You know your dad is with your mother and they are having great fun. Our Prayers are with you.

    All our Love

    Garry and Brenda Fisher
    David Fisher
    Sarah Tio

  5. Charlie and Sue Fink June 4, 2012 at 3:05 pm

    We were so sad to hear about your loss. We know that you will have some great memories of the last two years.
    Charlie and Sue

  6. Anita Brown June 4, 2012 at 9:15 pm

    Vickie I am so sorry to hear about your Dad. You are in my thoughts and prayers. If you need anything let me know. Love Anita

  7. Russ Williams June 5, 2012 at 1:58 am

    Vickie, I am so sorry to hear about your dad. Your Dad was a great guy and a good friend. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. May God Bless You All.

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