Lenora M. "Lynn" Gallinger
Residence: rural Monticello, Indiana
Died: Monday, January 13, 2020
Location: 4:19 p.m., at the Indiana University Health, White Memorial Hospital Emergency Room of Monticello, Indiana.
 
 
Age: 85
Date of Birth: Sunday, June 24, 1934
Birth place: Reynolds, Indiana
 
 
Father: John Altman  
Mother: Mary ( Haysley ) Altman  
Marital Status: Married
Resided in: Lynn lived in rural Monticello, Indiana.
Funeral Date: Saturday, February 01, 2020
Funeral Location: 10:00 a.m., Saturday. February 1, 2020, Funeral Service will be here at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Clergy: Father David L. Rasner of the Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church of Monticello, Indiana.
Burial will take place: Yeoman Cemetery in rural Yeoman (Carroll County), Indiana.
Visitation will be: 4:00 to 7:00 p.m., Friday, January 31, 2020, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana. A Rosary Service will be at 5:30 p.m., Friday, January 31, 2020, at the funeral home.
Biographical Information: Lynn’s passing was unexpected. She was born in Reynolds, Indiana, and grew up in the rural Monon, Indiana, area as a farmer’s daughter. Lynn was a 1952 graduate of Monon High School of Monon, Indiana. After graduating she worked as a telephone operator for the former United Telephone Company of Monticello, Indiana, where she gained lifelong friends. In 1970, she married the love of her life Charles Gerald Gallinger. The two of them hand built their home on South Springboro. In 1973, she left United Telephone Company and began her new passion raising her son and babysitting for numerous families. She babysat for the next twenty - five years. However, she was probably best known for her concrete lawn ornament business which she ran with her husband. This was a true team operation with Lynn doing the detail painting and sales while Gerald poured and prepped the concrete. Lynn was a long - time member of the Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church of Monticello, Indiana, and had sat in the same pew for decades. Her passion was her family. One of the greatest joys for her was chatting with her grandchildren on the phone.
Special Services: Rosary Service at 5:30 p.m., Saturday, January 31, 2020, here at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church of Monticello, Indiana. Envelopes will be available here at the funeral home.
Marriage Information: On May 2,1970, in Monticello, Indiana, she married C. Gerald Gallinger; he survives.
Survivors include:
Husband,
C. Gerald Gallinger of rural Monticello, Indiana;

One (1) Son,
Gary (wife Sarah) Gallinger of Fishers, Indiana;

Two (2) Grandchildren,
Noah Gallinger, and
Luke Gallinger of Fishers, Indiana;

Five (5) Siblings,
Leo "Joe" (wife Peggy) Altman Idaville, Indiana,
Laurine (husband Tom) Pritts of Burnettsville, Indiana,
Loretta Snavely of Monticello, Indiana,
Ted Altman of Burnettsville, Indiana, and
Bernie (wife Ladinna)Altman of Burnettsville, Indiana,

Numerous Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews, Cousins, and Friends.

Preceded in Death:
Parents,
John and Mary (Haysley) Altman;

Two (2) Brothers,
John Altman, and
Herbert Altman.

Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 (574) 583-8488.