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Robert John Redinger

April 25, 1929 - March 15, 2019

Robert J. Redinger, age 89, of Hendersonville, NC died after a brief illness late Friday afternoon, March 15, 2019.

Mr. Redinger was born on Thursday, April 25, 1929 in Chicago, IL to the late Henry Andrew and Dorothea (Seng) Redinger.  In March of 1951 in Gastonia, NC, he married the love of his life of 49 years, the former Jeanette Scoggins, who died August 21, 2000.  In 2001, he married his second wife of 17 years, the former Jean Buie of Wilmington, NC.  Mr. Redinger proudly served his country as a Boilerman Petty Officer 3rd class in the United States Navy.  After being honorably discharged, he came home and became  a supervisor for Bell South for 35 years and was a faithful member of his church, Mud Creek Baptist Church of Hendersonville.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory his sons, Scott A. Redinger and his wife, Donna of Fletcher and Jeffrey D. Redinger and his wife, Mitzi of Asheville.  Also surviving is a brother, Wally Redinger and his wife, Marilyn of Maddock, ND; four grandchildren, Ellen Barrow and her husband, Kenny, Rev. Nathan Redinger and his wife, Allison, Weslee Redinger and his wife, Kaylin and Rachel Redinger; and six great-grandchildren, Drew, Jacob, Jesse, Blake, Avery and Piper. 

In addition to his parents and his first wife he is preceded in death by six siblings.

Funeral services will be 2 o’clock Monday afternoon, March 18, 2019 in Mud Creek Baptist Church, 403 Rutledge Drive, Hendersonville, NC 28739 with Rev. Barry Hollingsworth and with Mr. Redinger’s grandson, the Rev. Nathan Redinger officiating.  The family will receive guests in the church on Monday afternoon from 1:00 to 1:45 pm prior to the service.  Committal services will be held on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at Oleander Memorial Gardens, 306 Bradley Drive, Wilmington, NC 28409.

Memorial contributions may be offered on behalf of Mr. Redinger’s grandson’s church, Rev. Nathan Redinger to Life Point Community Church, 6800 Dwight Rowland Road, Willow Spring, NC 27592.

Bob will be deeply missed by his loving family and many friends.

Arrangements are in the care of Forest Lawn Funeral Home of Hendersonville, NC.  Online condolences may be shared at www.forestlawnhendersonville.com.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, March 18, 2019

Time: 1:00 pm

Location:

Mud Creek Baptist Church

403 Rutledge Drive
Hendersonville, NC 28739


Service Information

Date: Monday, March 18, 2019

Time: 2:00 pm

Location:

Mud Creek Baptist Church

403 Rutledge Drive
Hendersonville, NC 28739


Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Location:

Oleander Memorial Gardens

306 Bradley Drive
Wilmington, NC 28409


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