Lloyd E. Eddy
Lloyd E. Eddy
GROVER HILL, Ohio — Lloyd E. Eddy, 89, of Grover Hill, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, at his residence. He was born March 31, 1928, in Union Township, to the late William and Phoebe Savilla (Poling) Eddy.
Lloyd attended Union High School and married the love of his life, Lois I. (Wilmore) Eddy on June 29, 1947. He was a lifelong farmer. Lloyd’s faith was important to him and he loved attending church. He had been a member of the former Bethel United Methodist Church, Mt. Pleasant Church and currently attended First Baptist Church in Van Wert, Ohio. He loved to travel and especially enjoyed wintering in Florida for 21 years. He was also an avid Ohio State Buckeye fan.
He was a loving husband, and a caring and patient father, grandfather and great-grandfather who truly cherished his family.
He is survived by his children, Kent (Pam) Eddy of Grover Hill, Marcia (John) Laukhuf of Payne, Ohio, David Eddy of Toledo, Ohio, Mark (Karen) Eddy of Grover Hill; grandchildren, Chris (Rachel) Laukhuf, Tara (Lane) Moser, Melissa (Jason) LaBounty, Scott (Jen) Eddy, Steven (Naomi) Eddy, Sarah (Travis) Mosier, Stuart (Jami) Eddy, Ben (Katie) Eddy, Aaron (Cheryl) Eddy; 24 great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Lloyd was preceded in death by his wife, Lois; son, Robert Eddy and grandson, Matthew Eddy; brothers, Wilber and Harold Eddy; sisters, Geneva Kimmy and Norma Good, as well as two infant siblings.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, at First Baptist Church, Van Wert, with the Rev. Steve Robinson officiating. Burial will follow in Middle Creek Cemetery Grover Hill.
Visitation is 2-8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home, and one hour prior to services Sunday at the church.
Preferred memorial is First Baptist Church or Grover Hill EMS.
Arrangements entrusted to Alspach-Gearhart Funeral & Crematory. Online condolences may be expressed at: www.alspachgearhart.com.