Robert Lindner


5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Cornell Memorial Home
247 White Street
Danbury, Connecticut, United States

A Mass of Christian Burial

10:30 am - 11:30 am
Friday, November 2, 2018
St. Joseph Church
159 Whisconier Road
Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
(203) 775-1035
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Obituary of Robert G. Lindner

Robert G. Lindner, 91, died October 26, 2018 at MDI Hospital, Bar Harbor. He was born in Brooklyn, NY December 8, 1926 the son of Robert Jacob and Elsie (Liske) Lindner.


Robert was a resident of Redding, since 1960. He served in the US Army during WWII in the Pacific. Robert had received an Associates Degree from State University of New York at Farmingdale  and spent time farming in New York State and  Massachusetts. He worked briefly as a New York State Trooper in Batavia, NY in 1954.  He worked for Connecticut Light and Power Co. for 35 years as a lineman. He played on the Industrial Lead softball leagues for many years. He also was a member of the West Redding Volunteer Fire Department for 50+ years, having served during that time as Fire Commissioner.

Robert enjoyed traveling in Europe and throughout the United States  with his wife and family.  He enjoyed hiking and the beauty of the forest.


He is survived by his children, Colonel Robert K. Lindner USAF and wife June of San Antonio, TX  and Laurie Dwyer L.M.C. and husband William J of Mount Desert,  Maine,  seven grandchildren, Sean P. Dwyer and wife Jennifer Richardson Dwyer , William Corey Dwyer and wife Susanna Martin Dwyer , Kevin J. Dwyer, Rachel A., David K., Sarah J., and Hannah L. Lindner;  and  six great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his beloved wife of 66 years, Barbara.


Calling hours will be held 5:00-7:00, November 1, 2018 at Cornell Memorial Home,  247 White Street, Danbury.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 am November 2, 2018 at St. Joseph Church, Brookfield. 


Contributions in Robert’s memory may be made to the charity of one's choice.


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