CROGHAN- Funeral services for Gerald E. Lyndaker Jr, 63, Long Pond Rd. will be held 1030AM Tuesday April 22 at the Croghan Mennonite Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Calling hours will be held Monday from 2-4 & 7-9 at the church. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Adirondack Funeral home, Croghan. Online condolences may be made at www.adirondackfh.com.
Jerry was born in Lowville on April 27, 1950 to Gerald Sr. and Kathryn Widrick Lyndaker . He graduated from Beaver River Central School in 1968. He married Linda K. Widrick September 30, 1972 at the Croghan Mennonite Church with Rev. Gilbert Steria officiating.
He worked as a woodsman all his life.
He volunteered his time at Camp Oswegatchie and was a member of the American Maple Museum. He was a maple syrup producer. He and his wife Linda had ice skated in every state in the United States.
He enjoyed ice skating, water skiing, fishing, hunting and spending time with his grandchildren, his family and friends. He also enjoyed spending time at camp on Long Pond.
He is survived by his wife Linda, six children, Cole (Jan), Lowville, Roxanne (Mark Steckly), Lansing, NY, Robin (Kevin) Leach, Swanton, VT, Chet (Liana Keefer), Croghan, Caleb, San Diego, CA, and Chris, Croghan. He has five grandchildren, Tristan, Peyton, Cordell, Kaylin and Gage. He also has a sister JoAnn (Dan) Tabolt, Port Leyden, NY.
In place of flowers, please make memorial donations in Jerrys name to Camp Oswegatchie 9340 Long Pond Rd, Croghan, NY 13327 or Friends of Lewis County Hospice PO Box 266 Lowville, NY 13367.