Obituary: Robert Lynch |

Obituary: Robert Lynch

Staff reports

Robert T. Lynch, 61, a Gardnerville resident for six years, died Nov. 16 at his home.

He was born in Hollywood, Calif., Jan. 28, 1939, to Thomas and Marcell Kittelson Lynch.

He served in the U.S. Navy.

Mr. Lynch had lived in California where he worked as a U.P.S. driver.

On Nov. 7, 1970, he and Hildegard Finger were married in Las Vegas.

Predeceasing Mr. Lynch were his parents and a sister.

He is survived by his wife Hildegard of Gardnerville; daughter Silvia Seefelder of Germany and sons Thomas Chaney of Eugene, Ore., John Chaney of Seattle, Wash., and Tim Chaney of Indiana; brother Mike Lynch of Rosamond, Calif., and sisters Patricia Hammond of Palmdale, Ariz., and Maureen Raudenbush of Las Vegas; and seven grandchildren.

A private family service will be held at a later date.

Capitol City Cremation and Burial Society in Carson City handled arrangements.