2014-01-18 / Obituaries

Dorothea H. Lynd

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Dorothea H. Lynd, age 95, formerly of Pataskala, was held January 13, 2014, in the chapel of the Kirkersville home of Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service with Pastor John Allen as celebrant. Burial followed in Kirkersville Cemetery.

Dorothea was born in Harrison Township, on February 1, 1918, the daughter of the late John Shipman and Minnie Florence (Tunison) Reelhorn. She was a graduate of Kirkersville High School, Class of 1935. A lifelong member of the Pataskala community, she worked with her husband, Arnold at the Lynd Fruit Farm. She was a lifelong member of Alexandria Baptist Church.

She is survived by her loving family: J. Mitchell (Penny) Lynd of Johnstown, Lester (Marcia) Lynd and David (Deborah) Lynd of Pataskala, Brenda (Fred) Schostag of Vadnais Heights, MN.; 10 grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; 22 greatgrandchildren; two step greatgrandchildren; her brother, Richard Reelhorn of Kirkersville; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents; she was preceded in death by her husband, Arnold Lynd in November, 1990; her four sisters; and one brother.

An online video tribute and guest register are available at www.hoskinsonfuneral.com

The family prefers that memorials be directed to the Alexandria Baptist Church, 94 W Main St., Alexandria, OH 43001.

Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service are honored to care for the Lynd family.

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