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Kenneth W. Lindsey Sr.

July 26, 1955 October 18, 2020
Kenneth W. Lindsey Sr.
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Obituary for Kenneth W. Lindsey Sr.

Kenneth W. Lindsey Sr., 65, of Elyria passed away Sunday, October 18, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born July 26, 1955 in Cleveland. Ken was a practical joker that made everyone laugh. He enjoyed football, Nascar, drag racing, fishing, playing card tricks, and listening to rock and roll music. He had a love for dogs, especially his dogs Jerry lee and Chi Chi. Ken had a huge heart and would give you the shirt off his back. Most of all, Ken loved his family more than anything and devoted the last ten years of his life to taking care of his mother. Survivors include his children Tonya (Joey) Opdyke of Elyria, James (Melissa) Hunt of New London, Kenneth Lindsey, Jr. (Pam) of Lorain, and Krystal Moffitt of N. Ridgeville; 15 grandchildren; 1 great grandchild; brother, Alvin “Butch” (Mitzi); sister, Susan (Jim) Meeks; companion Cindy Arwine. He was preceded in death by his parents Alvin W. and LaVerne A. Lindsey. Family will receive friends 4-7 PM Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at St. Rt. 57), Elyria 440-322-4626, where funeral services will be held 10 AM Thursday, October 22, 2020. Social distancing and Masks are required. Chaplain Patrick McGervy will officiate. Burial Brookdale Cemetery (Elyria). Family suggests those who wish may make donations to Heartland Hospice 4807 Rockside Rd., Suite 110, Independence, OH. 44131.Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

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4:00 PM 10/21/2020 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 10/21/2020 7:00:00 PM
Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home

38475 Chestnut Ridge
Elyria, OH 44035

Funeral Service 10:00 AM Thursday, October 22, 2020 in the funeral home

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home
38475 Chestnut Ridge Elyria 44035 OH
United States

Cemetery Details


Brookdale Cemetery Final Resting Place

Oberlin Elyria Rd.
Elyria, OH 44035

Oberlin Elyria Rd. Elyria 44035 OH
United States

Memorial Contribution

Heartland Hospice 4807 Rockside Rd.Suite 110 Independence, Ohio 44131


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