Jason L. Lindner, 24, Greenwood, passed away on Thursday, May 4, 2017, as the result of a farming accident. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., on Tuesday, May 9, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Greenwood. Rev. Steve Brice officiated. Burial followed in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery. Pallbearers were Dane Landini, Todd Rohde, Brandon Kitzhaber, Tanner Wissell, Alex Volovsek, Travis Erickson, Tony Erickson, Tyler Erickson and Cole Neitzel. Jason Louis Lindner was born on Feb. 4, 1993, in Marshfield, the son of Terry and Carmella (nee Landini) Lindner. He was raised on the family farm in the town of Eaton, rural Greenwood, and received his education in the Greenwood School District, graduating from Greenwood High School in 2012. During high school, Jason was active in the FFA and football, was a member of the 2011 Division 7 state championship football team, and was proud to host the June Dairy Breakfast on the family farm. He then enrolled at Chippewa Valley Technical College and earned a degree in diesel mechanics in May 2014. Jason began his own manure hauling business as a junior in high school that grew into J. Lindner Ag Services LLC, which he still owned and operated at the present time. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, the Greenwood FFA Alumni, and the Professional Nutrient Applicators Association of Wisconsin. Jason had many interests, but especially loved farming, deer hunting and ice fishing.
He will be deeply missed by his parents: Terry and Carmella Lindner of Greenwood; his sister: Paige Lindner of Greenwood; his grandparents: Louis and Gwen Landini and Donald and Mary Ann Lindner, all of Greenwood; his aunts & uncles: Robert Landini of Greenwood, Leilani “Bea” Landini of Loyal, Donna Opelt of Neillsville, Gary and Nancy Ewoldt of Greenwood, Martin and Kathleen Nigon of Greenwood, and Dean and Traci Lindner of Greenwood; and many cousins and friends.
Jason was preceded in death by an uncle, Kevin Opelt.
In lieu of flowers, Jason’s family asks that donations be given for a memorial to be established at a later date.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.cuddiefh.com.
Cuddie Funeral Home, Greenwood, assisted the family with arrangements.