Born February 25, 1934, in Bradford he was a son of the late Melvin and Mae (Whitling) Lineman.
On December 21, 1957 at the Church of the Nazarene he married Ruthanne (Burritt) Lineman who survives.
Mr. Lineman was a 1952 graduate of Bradford HIgh School, and attended Jamestown Business College. On February 19, 1953 he enlisted in the United States Air Force. He served during the Korean War and was honorably discharged on February 18, 1957.
He was employed as a Window Clerk at the United States Postal Service for 35 years.
He was a lifetime member of First Church of the Nazarene where he served on the Church Board, and financial secretary for many years and Eldred Koinonia Fellowship. He was a volunteer for the American Red Cross Bloodmobile and the treasurer for the United States Postal Credit Union.
Surviving in addition to his wife of 56 years are four sons, Brian Lineman, of Carlisle, Jeffrey (Dawn) Lineman, of Nampa, ID, Craig Lineman, of Bradford, and Nathan (Billie Jo) Lineman, of Rew, a sister, Marian J. Lineman, of Bradford, a brother, Ronald S. (the late Constance) Lineman, of Quincy, Mass, six grandchildren, one great grandson, 5 nephews, 7 nieces and one cousin in Bradford. He was preceded in death by his parents, and two brothers Gerald Lineman and Myron Lineman, and one sister Martha Lineman.
Family will be receiving friends on Saturday, August 9, 2014, from 10:00am to 11:00am in the First Church of the Nazarene, where a memorial service will be held at 11:00am with Rev. James Carlson, pastor, officiating. Burial was in McKean Memorial Park. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to the First Church of the Nazarene or the charity of the donor's choice .
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