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November 29, 2023

Robert Peter Lindsay, 89, of Roanoke, died Wednesday, November 29, 2023 at Lewis-Gale Medical Center.

Mr. Lindsay was born May 9. 1934 in Belleville NJ. He was the son of the late Peter Lindsay and Clara DePuy Lindsay.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Gwendolyn McCormack Lindsay; one brother-in-law, Bill McCormack; two sisters-in-laws, Pam McCormack and Gabriele McCormack.

Robert retired as an insurance agent with the Prudential Insurance Company.  He attended Northview United Methodist Church in Hollins.

Survivors include two sisters-in-law, Carolyn M. Hinkle and Julie McCormack, both of Covington; three brothers-in-law, Steve McCormack of Covington, Bob McCormack of Troutville, and David (Karlee) McCormack of Troutville; nieces and nephews, Ryan (Sarah) McCormack of Roanoke, Megan (James) Rivero of Richmond, Brandi McCormack of Covington, Brady McCormack of Roanoke, and Mallory (Carl) Loser of Winston Salem, NC and seven great-nieces and nephews.

A funeral will be held Monday, December 4, 2023, at 11:00 AM in the Arritt Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Doug Sasser officiating.

The interment will be made in Alleghany Memorial Park.

The family will receive their friends from 10:00 AM until service time at the funeral home.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Arritt Funeral Home.

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Arritt Funeral Home

December 4, 2023 at 3:00:00 PM


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December 4, 2023 at 4:00:00 PM

Final Resting Place: 

Alleghany Memorial Park



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