Robert James “Bob” Lindsay, 72, of Port Charlotte, Fla., died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, following a long illness.
He was born in Perth Amboy, N.J., and became the son of James and Katherine Lindsay.
Bob married Catherine Weaver on July 5, 1985, in Succasunna, N.J., and relocated to Port Charlotte in 1998 from Powder Springs, Ga. He graduated from the South Plainfield school system in South Plainfield, N.J. He also served in the U.S. Army from 1963 to 1965. Bob worked at First Financial Employee Services in Charlotte County, Fla., and Micropol as Chief Draftsman in Summit, N.J., for over 20 years.
He is survived by his wife, Catherine; two stepdaughters, Cheryl (Robert) Re and Christine Teichert; sister, Linda Redfield; brothers, Peter Lindsay and Jack Kwitowski; and nieces and nephew; and was “PopPop” to Trevor, Kevin, Samantha and Shawn. Bob was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Catherine O’Hara; and stepdaughter, Susan Weaver.
A Celebration of Life Service was held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, at Davis Hepplewhite Funeral Home in Succasunna. Interment was at Locust Hill Cemetery in Dover, N.J. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Bob’s name to Tidewell Hospice, 1144 Veronica St., Port Charlotte, FL 33952. Please visit the online tribute for Robert James Lindsay to offer condolences and sign the guest book at www.kays-ponger.com.
Arrangements were by Kays-Ponger & Uselton Funeral Home and Cremation Services Port Charlotte Chapel.
Also a special thanks to Dr. Rodriguez-Martin, Dr. Kaveh and Dr. Ivor Percent of Florida Cancer Center for their special care.