Warner James Lindley, III

October 10, 1966 - November 18, 2020

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Monday, November 23, 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Young Family Funeral Home - Kendallville Chapel


Monday, November 23, 7:00 PM
Young Family Funeral Home - Kendallville Chapel


Warner James “Jimmy” Lindley, III, 54, of Rome City died Wednesday, November 18, 2020, at his residence.

He was born October 10, 1966, in Fort Wayne to Warner James “Jim” Lindley, II and Sandra “Sandie” (Bixby) Lindley.

On May 24, 2008, in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, he married Michelle (Ewald) Workman.

Mr. Lindley worked as a heavy equipment operator for All Pro Shearing in Indianapolis for many years.

Family was of utmost importance to Jimmy. He dearly loved spending time with friends and family, especially on Adams Lake. Jimmy enjoyed fishing, hunting, grilling, and being outdoors.

Surviving are his wife, Michelle Lindley of Rome City; three daughters, Kaylah (Nicole Koskie) Workman of Garrett, Danielle (Andy) Fenstermacher of Fort Wayne, and Jessica (Brandon) Stebing of Auburn; two grandchildren, Peyton Workman and Lincoln Stebing and one more on the way; his father, Jim Lindley of Adams Lake; four sisters, Kathy Jones of Kingman, Arizona, Dianne Wineland of Avilla, Nancy (Douglas) Haywood of LaOtto, and Kelly (Michael) Dodson of Avilla; a brother, Kenneth Lindley of Adams Lake; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Sandie Mitchell and a nephew, Kenneth Lindley, II.

A gathering of family and friends will be Monday, November 23, 2020, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 South State Street, Kendallville. There will be a time of remembrance at 7 p.m.

Per the Governor, face masks are required.

View a video tribute after Monday or share memories and condolences at www.youngfamilyfuneralhome.com

Guest Book

Tom & Jenine Fiechter
November 23rd, 2020 9:35pm
Fort Wayne

Hi Nancy Doug and all family that loved Jimmy so much . Our prayers are with all of you .for comfort and peace . 🙏Love Tom & and Jenine

Greg Fulk
November 21st, 2020 1:35pm
Fort Wayne, IN.

Jimmy and I shared a lot of memories growing up in Avilla. He had a laugh to keep everyone going! Jimmy will be missed. Our condolences to the family. Greg & Patty Fulk

Sherlee williams
November 21st, 2020 11:03am
Las vegas

We were so sorry to hear about jimmys death. We lived across the street from the lindleys in avilla and were good friends with your family. We have lost contact with your family. We are sorry for your loss. Joann Williams. Debbie Williams. Sherlee Williams and cristy gullett

Rik Bussink
November 20th, 2020 7:09am
Ede, Netherlands

I'm sorry for your loss, I wish you all a lot of strength. My condolences.

Wim en Gea Bussink
November 20th, 2020 6:07am
Lelystad Netherlands

Our condolences on the loss of Jimmy. We wish you all strength in these sad days.

Lynette Page
November 20th, 2020 5:55am
Fort Wayne

So sorry for your loss. Prayers to the family.

November 20th, 2020 2:56am

Kris Kirk
November 20th, 2020 12:02am

I’m so sorry. He will be missed.