Goshen News, Goshen, IN

May 13, 2013

Linda L. Steininger

Dec. 10, 1940-May 12, 2013


— CROMWELL — Linda L. Steininger, 72, passed away on Sunday following a brief battle with cancer.

She was born Dec. 10, 1940, the daughter of Harold M. and Elizabeth (McClintic) Bassett in Warsaw.

On June 23, 2001, she married Ronald Steininger, he survives.

She is also survived by three sons, Tharon C. Smith Jr. of Albion, Timothy (Audrey) Smith of Goshen and Brian Scott (Twila) Smith of Ligonier; three stepchildren, Robert (Cindy) Steininger of Fayetteville, N.C., Evon Steininger and Elise “Chris” Brown, both of Kokomo; 20 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; and a brother, James H. Bassett of North Webster.

Linda was a member of Cromwell United Methodist Church and enjoyed camping. Following her retirement from Nisco in Topeka she worked for Charger House in Ligonier.

Family and friends will be received Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Yeager Funeral Home, 1589 Lincolnway South, Ligonier, where a funeral service will take place at 10 a.m. Thursday. The Rev. Troy Diersing will officiate.

Burial will follow in Syracuse Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to Goshen Center for Cancer Care.

Yeager Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.yeagerfuneralhome.com.