OBITUARY

Charles "Dick" Richard Lindborg

June 15, 1932August 22, 2013
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Charles “Dick” Richard Lindborg, 81, passed away August 22, 2013 in Everett, WA. He was born to Fred and Nellie Lindborg June 15, 1932 in Lake Stevens, WA. Dick grew up on Getchell hill, going to Getchell School and graduating from Marysville High School in 1950. He then served in the U.S. Army in the Korean War. Returning home Dick worked for contractor Gene Robertson for many years as a cabinet maker and carpenter. Leaving there he became a truck and heavy equipment mechanic before going back to his favorite profession of carpentry as he started his own company Dick Lindborg Construction. Dick enjoyed woodworking, NASCAR and sprint car racing as his hobbies. He was a much loved man by family and friends. Preceding him in death were his four brothers, two sisters and daughter Cheryl. Surviving Dick is his loving wife Audrey; children, Janet (Rene) Decoteau, Teri (Brad) Savinski, Guy (Lori) Lindborg; step-children, Jim (Deanna) Reischman, Tim Reischman, Dave (Elizabeth) Reischman, Jane (Brett) Blacker, 7 grandchildren, 8 step-grandchildren, 10 great-granddaughters with 2 more on the way, many nieces and nephews and his two walking partners Bubba and Willie. A memorial service will be held Thursday, August 29, 2013, 2:00 p.m. at Weller Funeral Home, 327 N. MacLeod Ave., Arlington WA, 98223. Memorial donations may be made to Children’s Hospital (www.seattlechildrens.org) or the charity of your choice.

Services

  • Memorial Service Thursday, August 29, 2013
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Charles "Dick" Richard Lindborg

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August 29, 2013

We will always cherish the good times we had with Dick. He was a good friend and neighbor. Dick will always be remembered.

Don & Linda

August 28, 2013

We so enjoyed the photo gallery of Dick and the family. Thank you for sharing the special times in his life. We will miss Uncle Dick and his big smile. Debra and Skip

steve campbell

August 28, 2013

I worked with dick for one year at gene Robertson const, he was a perfectionist and I was shown by him to do things exactly perfect.this helped me in later years as a contractor,his type is in a minority and he will be missed.

Melinda Hunter/Ramey

August 27, 2013

I'm sorry to hear about your loss. He was so much a part of Getchell History. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Stephen Terra

August 27, 2013

Dick was one of the finest and most talented people I've ever had the pleasure of working with. My sympathies to his family & friends.

Don Mickelberry

August 26, 2013

I will always have some very good memories of Dick in the early days and the fun we had. Met him at his favorite cafe a couple of months ago and we talked for a couple of hours and that is a great memory

BC

August 26, 2013

My deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Mr. Lindborg. May you find comfort in God's promise for everlasting life on earth. Matthew 5:5

Jennifer Pretlow

August 25, 2013

Teri and Brad,
I am so sorry for your loss. I am thinking of both of you. The memory of your father will live on through both of you.
Lots of love,
Jennifer (Ed & Bobbie's daughter)

Becky Faris

August 25, 2013

so sorry for your loss Teri, Janet and Guy.

August 25, 2013

Uncle Dick was one of the best men I have known. So kind to everyone.
Niece Joy