Helen Hanger Link

August 19, 1942June 7, 2021

Helen Hanger Link, 78, a lifelong resident of Bridgewater, went to be with our Lord peacefully Monday morning, June 7, 2021.

She was born in Bridgewater on August 19, 1942 and was the daughter of the late Mack and Bessie Lucas Hanger.

Helen was a member of the Bridgewater Presbyterian Church. She was employed with Sysco Food Service for 40 years before retiring.

Her husband Elwood Ralph Link, Jr. preceded her in death on August 4, 2020.

She is survived by a daughter, Lisa and her husband, Jim; a son, Daniel; two grandchildren, Mitch and Scotty and wife, Abby; a sister, Ellen of Harrisonburg; a brother, Billy and wife, Dottie of Bridgewater.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Kelly and a sister, Reba.

A private graveside service will be held at Mount Pisgah United Methodist Church Cemetery with Rev. Hollis Dodge officiating. There will be no formal visitation at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Blue Ridge CASA, P.O. Box 1025, Harrisonburg, VA 22803.

Lindsey Funeral Homes in Harrisonburg is handling arrangements. Condolences and memories may be shared by visiting


  • Lisa (Jim), Daughter
  • Daniel, Son
  • Mitch, Grandchild
  • Scotty (Abby), Grandchild
  • Ellen, Sister
  • Billy (Dottie), Brother
  • Elwood Ralph Link, Jr., Husband (deceased)
  • Bessie Lucas Hanger, Mother (deceased)
  • Mack Hanger, Father (deceased)
  • Kelly, Granddaughter (deceased)
  • Reba, Sister (deceased)

  • Blue Ridge CASA


  • A Private Graveside Service Will Be Held


Helen Hanger Link

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Eileen Waterhouse

June 10, 2021

Lisa and Danny, I'm so sorry for the passing of your dear mother. My thoughts and prayers for you during this difficult time.