Ronald Duane Lintner, age 71 of Westbrook, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, September 24, 2016 due to heart complications. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 am Wednesday, September 28 at Grace Lutheran Church in Westbrook. Visitation is 5:00 – 7:00 pm Tuesday, with a prayer service at 6:30 pm, at the Westbrook Funeral Home, and will continue one hour prior to services at the church on Wednesday. A private family burial will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice.com. Stephens Funeral Service – Westbrook Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Ronald Duane Lintner was born March 29, 1945 in Des Moines River Township, Murray County, Minnesota to Albert and Mildred (Flor) Lintner. He was baptized at Trinity Lutheran Church and confirmed at Grace Lutheran Church in Westbrook. When Ron was five years old, he moved to the farm east of Westbrook where he has resided for 66 years. Ron graduated from Westbrook High School in 1964. On June 25, 1966, Ron was united in marriage to Nancy Pearson. Ron was employed at Westbrook Egg for several years. In 1978 he left to start his business, Lintner Paint and Repair, where he worked until retirement in 2007. He continued working part time at his business, Country Cans. Ron enjoyed collecting Coca Cola memorabilia, working in his gardens and lawn, and spending time with his family.
Ron is survived by his wife Nancy of 50 years; daughters: Shelly (Darren) Shaw of Medford and Jenny (Timm) Herding of Westbrook; 7 grandchildren: Zachary Shaw of Medford, Derek Shaw of Mankato, Kaylie Shaw of Mankato, Eli (Taylor) Herding, Beau Herding, Lexi Herding, and Ava Herding all of Westbrook; siblings: Glen (Donna) Lintner, Jeanette (Fred) Lindall, Gloria (Jim) Tighe; mother-in-law Lorraine Pearson; sister-in-law Gloria (Roger) Crawford; brothers-in-law Jerry (Sandy) Pearson and Allan Pearson; and many other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents, father-in-law, brother Harris, and sisters Audrey, Bertie, and Fay.