Justin B. Lineberry of Maskell, NE passed away on Sunday, August 5, 2012 in rural Maskell.
Services will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Thursday, August 9, 2012 at Faith Lutheran Church in Maskell, NE with Vicar Chad Beckius and Rev. Ralph Egbert officiating. Visitation will begin at the church at 5:00 P.M. on Wednesday, August 8, 2012, with the family present at 6:00 P.M. and a prayer service at 7:00 P.M. Arrangements are under the direction of Mohr Funeral Home in Ponca, NE. Online condolences to the family may be posted at www.mohrfuneralhome.com.
Justin was born in Laramie, Wyoming on May 29, 1967, the son of Clinton T. and Nancy L. (Newlon) Lineberry. He began his schooling in the Philippines, while his parents were in the Peace Corps. He then attended school in Westfield, IA and graduated from Akron, IA. During high school he spent summers working on a ranch in West River, SD. He joined the Marine Corps in 1988 and served for two years. He graduated from USD in Vermillion, earning a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice and Psychology. Justin married Jamie Pipes in Vermillion, SD on August 21, 1993. He worked for C & H Furniture in Meckling, SD, and purchased the business when it came up for sale. He also worked as a technician for Presto X Company, did ranch-hand work in western Nebraska, and worked for Kleinschmit Trucking in rural Hartington, NE.
Justin was a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Maskell, NE, the National Rifle Assn. and the United Kennel Club. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, trapping, riding his mules and spending time with his family and friends.
Survivors include his sons, Myles and Chance Lineberry, and his former wife, Jamie Lineberry of Meckling, SD; special friend and companion, Shelly Bausch and her children, Ally, Jon and Nate of Allen, NE; father, Clint and Marilyn Lineberry of Westfield, IA; mother, Nancy and Don McDermott of LaCombe, LA; brother, Cole Lineberry (Desiree Rosenbaum) of Akron, IA; sisters, Kim Neher (Joe Fontenot) of Marion, IA, Kodi (Jason) Lockey of Tijeras, NM and Dakota (Ernest) Samuel of Raleigh, NC; nieces and nephews, Luke Lineberry, Jacob and Hannah Neher, Kinnick Fontenot, Logan Lockey, Ethan and Jasmine Samuel; aunt, Jan Williams of Blue Springs, MO; and uncle, Sam (Patricia) Cordes of West Lafayette, IN.
Justin was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Rennie & Elizabeth Lineberry; maternal grandparents, Dick and Margaret Newlon; and aunt, Susie Cordes.