George Lininger, age 76, of Scribner, Nebraska passed away on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in West Point, NE. Memorial visitation will be held Sunday, December 10, 2017 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Minnick Funeral Home in West Point, NE. No services are being planned. Minnick Funeral Home in West Point in charge of arrangements for the family.
George Patrick Lininger was born on April 30, 1941 in Denison, IA to George and Helen (Novotny) Lininger.
George had been employed at Norfolk Iron & Metal along with Midwestern Beef in Norfolk, before working at Iowa Beef Processors in West Point, NE. He continued working for the Tyson Plant until his retirement.
On November 12, 1966, he was united in marriage to Leila Schultz in Norfolk, NE.
George enjoyed fishing and he was known as “Fisherman George” to family and friends.
His family includes:
Wife-Lea Lininger of West Point, NE
Children and their families-
Edie and Kenneth Fricke of Schuyler, NE and children-Zac (Ashley) Fricke and Julie Fricke
Patrick Lininger of Norfolk, NE
Jason Lininger of West Point, NE
Erin Lininger of Fremont, NE and children-Shana and Mariah
Jamie and Sergio Morales of West Point and children-Juan(Junior), Cezar, Viviana and Sergio
Ashli Lininger of Lyons, NE
Matthew Lininger(deceased) and children-Arianna and Kaleb
Sisters- Pat Malone of Council Bluffs, IA
Edith Smith of Carter Lake, IA
George was preceded in death by his parents, daughter-Dana, son-Matthew, and a sister-Else Nemitz.