Joanne Lindy

P. Joanne Lindy, 87, of 73 Minard Run Road Bradford, passed away Monday, January 13, 2020 at Bradford Manor.

Born December 7, 1932, in Smethport, she was a daughter of the late Leo and Marian (Goodman) Flanders. She was a 1950 graduate from Bradford Area High School.

She worked as a Office manager/secretary/bookkeeper at various companies in the Bradford area.

She was a devoted member of the Order of The Eastern Star joining in 1973, served as an officer in the Bradford Chapter as well as a District Deputy Grand Matron in the State of Pennsylvania, and at the time of death was a member of Keystone Chapter #2 Duke Center. 

Her family was the essence of her life as was the many years she served as President of the Bradford Area USBC Women's Bowling Association Board of Directors. She bowled on the Monday Night Football Widows League for 28 years. She was also a member of the Hanley Women's Horseshoe League. Other than her love of bowling and pitching horseshoes she was an avid Buffalo Bills fan and NASCAR with her favorite driver being Tony Stewart. 

Surviving are four daughters, Georg Anne Lindy, of Frewsburg, NY, Judy Keyes, of Lewis Run, Joan Lindy, of Bradford and Jean (Dave) Eriksen, of Frewsburg, NY,  five grandchildren, Jennifer Edwards of Idaho Falls, Idaho, Samantha (Chad) Perry of Olean, NY, Amanda Ingerson of Frewsburg, NY, Erika Ingerson of Jamestown, NY and Jack Keyes of Lewis Run, seven great grandchildren, Morgan, Madilyn and Daryan Cox of Idaho Falls, Aryana, Leila, and Emery Perry of Olean, NY, Leilani Torres of Jamestown, NY, one great-great grandson Jeffry Mygatt of Idaho Falls, Idaho,  one sister Patricia Gould of Bradford, two brothers, Robert (the late Bonnie) Flanders of Derrick City and Thomas Flanders of Ocala, Fl. She is also survived by a very special aunt Ruby Salada of Bradford and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.  

She was preceded in death by her parents, one son-in-law Jack Keyes, one brother-in-law Richard Gould, a sister-in-law Bonnie Flanders, and a great granddaughter Aislin Perry.

At the request of Joanne there will be no viewing or funeral service. A memorial service may be held at a later date at the request of her daughters. 

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc.

Charitable contributions may be made in her name to the SPCA of McKean County.

Online condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com

 

HOLLENBECK-CAHILL Funeral Home

33 South Avenue • Bradford, PA 16701

All Condolences -

To the family. Sorry to hear of Joanne''s passing. She touched my life in many ways over the years. She was a kind caring person whom will be missed by all. Keep your good memories close and keep her with you always.
— Barb Burgess

To the entire family, so sorry for the loss of your mom and grandma. Have known Joanne for many years and worked with her for many years on one of her passions, bowling and the board of directors. She was a caring person and wonderful friend. She will be missed.
— Marlene Ackley

To the entire family, I''m sorry for your loss. Joanne was one of the most caring and vibrant person I have had the pleasure of meeting. She cared for others as if they were her own. She will be missed by many. I still have one of our bowling pictures and I will cherish it forever. Sending hugs!
— Jodie Wagner

I am so very sorry for Joanne''s passing. She was a wonderful lady that always so very kind. She will be missed by all.
— Brian Vecellio

It''s never easy when we loose a very kind and sweet person. "Grams" was all of this and so much more. She will be missed but never forgotten.
— Billie jo Ruttan

To the Lindy Family I am so very sorry for your loss. Joanne was one of the most kind, caring and fun persons I have ever met. She made a difference in so many of our lives. She will be missed by so many. I send my love and strength to her Family.
— Nancy Salvucci Orzetti

Joanne Lindy has always been such a caring and kind person. She touched the lives of so many of us making us better people because of her. My payers and strength are with all of her family.
— Nancy Salvucci Orzetti

So sorry Judy to hear of the loss of your mother. Our condolences and prayers are with you and your family.
— Cheryl Lapallo

Judy, Joanie, Georganne, Jean and families. Our condolences on the loss of your mom. Hugs all around. Mom''s are such a blessing, glad I got to meet yours. Love and prayers to all.
— Val & Dean Meacham

Condolences

  • To the family. Sorry to hear of Joanne''s passing. She touched my life in many ways over the years. She was a kind caring person whom will be missed by all. Keep your good memories close and keep her with you always.

    — Barb Burgess
  • To the entire family, so sorry for the loss of your mom and grandma. Have known Joanne for many years and worked with her for many years on one of her passions, bowling and the board of directors. She was a caring person and wonderful friend. She will be missed.

    — Marlene Ackley
  • To the entire family, I''m sorry for your loss. Joanne was one of the most caring and vibrant person I have had the pleasure of meeting. She cared for others as if they were her own. She will be missed by many. I still have one of our bowling pictures and I will cherish it forever. Sending hugs!

    — Jodie Wagner
  • I am so very sorry for Joanne''s passing. She was a wonderful lady that always so very kind. She will be missed by all.

    — Brian Vecellio
  • It''s never easy when we loose a very kind and sweet person. "Grams" was all of this and so much more. She will be missed but never forgotten.

    — Billie jo Ruttan