Addie Mae Martin Lindner


Addie Mae Martin Lindner, 91, died Saturday, July 27, 2013, at the Homestead Health and Rehabilitation, Garden City.

Addie Mae Martin Lindner, 91, died Saturday, July 27, 2013, at the Homestead Health and Rehabilitation, Garden City.

Mrs. Lindner was born Feb. 26, 1922, to Albert Levi Martin and Bonnie Herbig Martin in Syracuse.

She was born and raised in the Syracuse/Coolidge area. She attended both Coolidge and Syracuse High Schools. On June 18, 1941, she married Merl Lindner in Garden City, and they made their home north of Kendall, where they farmed for many years. To this union four girls were born, Mary, Kay, Jeannie, and Marilyn. In 1967, they moved to Garden City. They also lived in Canon City, Colo., and Borger, Texas, before returning to Garden City.

Mrs. Lindner moved to the Homestead Health and Rehabilitation in March 2013, and resided there until her passing.

She was a member of the Chatterbox Club of Kendall and the Rebecca Odd Fellows Lodge of Syracuse. Merl and Addie were charter members of the Bible Christian Church in Garden City. Addie enjoyed dancing, playing cards, sewing, cooking, and most importantly she enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, six brothers and two sisters.

Survivors include four daughters, Mary and her husband, Dub Swift of Pampa, Texas, Kay and her husband, Roger Potter of Tribune, Jeannie and her husband, Albert Spor and Marilyn Knight, both of Garden City; 10 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and numerous great-great grandchildren. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Bible Christian Church, Garden City. Burial will be at 3 p.m. in the Syracuse Cemetery, Syracuse.

Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. (MDT) Wednesday at Fellers Funeral Home LLC, Syracuse, and from 9:30 a.m. (CDT) to service time at the Bible Christian Church.

Condolences may be sent to

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be payable to the Bible Christian Church Benevolence Fund and sent in care of Fellers Funeral Home & Monuments LLC, P.O. Box 1253, Syracuse, KS 67878.

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