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Vicki Lindsay


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LINDSAY, Vicki, 64, of Springfield, passed away peacefully on April 1, 2020 after a battle with Alzheimer's disease. She was born in Maryland on July 25, 1955 the daughter of Donald and June (Shields) Lindsay. She was a graduate of Springfield South High School and Wittenberg University. Vicki spent her career as a dedicated English teacher at Springfield North and South high schools. She was an avid member of Christ Episcopal Church. She was also a founding member of Project Woman. Vicki volunteered much of her time to Interfaith Hospitality Network. Survivors include her husband, Joseph Lewis, Springfield; two children and spouse, Jacob Lewis, Columbus and Betsi & Justin Rowland, Springfield; three grandchildren, Chloe, Henry and William, mother, June Lindsay, Springfield, four sisters Kathi Lindsay, Springfield, Mary Beth and Mike Stelzer, Springfield, Krista Lindsay, Columbus; parents-in-law Joseph and Agnes Lewis, Springfield; brother-in-law, Charles and Debbie Lewis, Springfield; several special nieces and nephews. In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by an uncle, Richard Lindsey. She will be missed by the many lives she touched. Private Services will be held at the convenience of the family due to CDC guidelines. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Memorial services will be held at Christ Episcopal Church at a future date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Association. Arrangements by CONROY FUNERAL HOME.
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We are far in kilometres but know that we are very close to you in these difficult times. We share your sorrow and address all our prayers to you. Vicki will stay in our hearts.

- Nathalie and Fabrice (France), Saturday April 4th, 2020

I had the privilege of working with Vicki at North High School. Sending prayers to Joe and the entire family during this difficult time.

- Pam Baldridge, Saturday April 4th, 2020

My condolences to the family. She was such a funny and kind person.

- Cindy Griffin, Saturday April 4th, 2020

What a joy it was to know her. May God be comfort, peace, and healing to the family during this time. To be absent in the body is to present with the Lord.

- Raymond Smith, Saturday April 4th, 2020

Joe- We are so sad to hear of Vicki’s passing. Our hearts are with you and your family. Sally and Chris

- Sally and Chris Moore, Saturday April 4th, 2020

Praying for you and your family in this difficult time.

- Terry and Teresa Stephens, Saturday April 4th, 2020

I would not have survived my first years of teaching without Vicki. She was kind and funny and a real trooper. The world was better for her having been in it. May she enjoy all her books and crossword puzzles again in heaven. My thoughts are with you Joe, Jacob, and Betsi.

- Beth Biester, Saturday April 4th, 2020

So very sorry for the loss of Vicki. She was always so much fun. Thinking of you, Joe, Jacob and Betsi.

- Susie & Steve Vrooman, Saturday April 4th, 2020

I worked at North High and came to know Vicki. Also worked with special ed and know Joe. So very sorry to here of this loss. Sending lots of prayers.

- Kim Crabtree, Saturday April 4th, 2020

Dear Joe, Jacob, and Betsy, I am so very sorry for your loss. I had the same lunch time at North as Vicki and I had the best time with her. She was definitely a free spirit. Everybody’s friend with few exceptions. The Springfield community has had a huge loss with Vicki’s passing. Take care of each other, now and forever!! Cheryl Potter

- Cheryl Potter, Saturday April 4th, 2020

I was honored to work with Vicki at North. She was a beautiful person. Prayers for the family.

- Ann Ratcliff Turner , Saturday April 4th, 2020

Joe and family, our thoughts are with you in these painful moments. We will remember Vicki’s smile.

- Martine et André HEULOT, Friday April 3rd, 2020

Joe et famille, en ces moments douloureux nous sommes près de vous par la pensée, nos prières accompagnent Vicki qui restera dans nos coeurs.

- Marie-Hélène et Dominique SIMONIN, Friday April 3rd, 2020

We are so sad for all of you. I know that no words can really comfort you in such a situation but know that we love you and send you our full support. I regret that we are so far away from you. In these times we want to gather. Know that our hearts go out to you. We share your pain and pray for Vicki, for you, for your children and grandchildren, and for the whole family. With all ouf love

- Sandrine et Vincent (France), Friday April 3rd, 2020

Joe just can't say. I can't even imagine what you are going through but if I can help in any way please let me know.

- Howard White, Thursday April 2nd, 2020

So sorry Joe... you both have been in my heart and prayers. If we can help you in any way let us know.. we love you both.😞💕

- Chuck/Susie, Thursday April 2nd, 2020

Joe I am so sorry to hear of your lost. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

- Bob Chapman, Thursday April 2nd, 2020

Joe and family, please accept my sincere condolences in your loss of Vicki. She was such a bright light to all who knew her. It’s such a blessing to know your family. You are ever in my thoughts and prayers.

- Vicki Watkins, Thursday April 2nd, 2020

Joe we are sorry to hear about Vicki. You, Vicki and all your family will be in our prayers. Take care and let me know if there is anything we can do for you.

- Jacques/Shirley Chapman, Thursday April 2nd, 2020

Joe my deepest condolences and prayers to you and your family. The last time we were together, you and Vicki talked of traveling out West and I looked forward to your visit. Shortly after she got sick. I'm so very sorry for your loss.

- Suzie (Chapman) Heathcote, Thursday April 2nd, 2020

Betsi - so sorry to hear this. I had your mom freshman year at North. Having English first period isn’t a great thing to do, but she always made our day start off great. Sending you hugs during this difficult time.

- Lisa Esterline, Thursday April 2nd, 2020

Joe, Betsi and Jacob, No words can express how sorry I am for your loss, Vicki was a wonderful, smart and kind sister-in-law, And my heart just breaks for you all. May God give you comfort and strength during this sad time.

- Roy Bibbs, Thursday April 2nd, 2020

Joe and Family, She was so special. My heart goes out to you and I know what a hard journey this has been. Thinking of you.

- Lori Newton Chiles, Thursday April 2nd, 2020

My deepest condolences and prayers for the family. I know how much she'll be missed.

- Katie, Wednesday April 1st, 2020

I’m so sorry for your loss. I will keep your family in my thoughts and prayers.

- Elaine , Wednesday April 1st, 2020

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