Gary A. Lindorff, age 59, of Gaylord, passed away Wednesday, January 26, 2011, at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. Memorial Services were held Sun., Jan. 30, 2011, at American Lutheran Church in Gaylord, with interment in the Gaylord Municipal Cemetery. The Rev. Paul Kratzke officiated.
Gary Arthur Lindorff was born on September 20, 1951, in Gaylord. He was the son of Arthur and Delores (Thies) Lindorff. Gary was baptized as an infant on October 21, 1951, by Reverend Matthiae at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Gaylord, and was later confirmed in his faith as a youth in April of 1965, by Reverend Vagts at American Lutheran Church in Gaylord. He received his education in Gaylord and was a 1969 graduate of the Gaylord High School. He furthered his education at the University of Minnesota for Political Science.
Gary was employed in Avionic Sales with Honeywell; the U.S. Postal Service in New Mexico and the Sibley East School District. He resided in Florida, New Mexico and Minnesota.
Gary enjoyed reading and history.
Gary is survived by his mother and step-father, Delores (Harold) Jackson; siblings, Rachelle (Ed) Nickels, Charles (Lynn) Jackson, Douglas (Amy) Jackson, Kevin (Brenda) Jackson, and Carrie (Todd) Trcka; other relatives and friends.
Gary was preceded in death by his father, Arthur Lindorff.