A memorial service will be held at the Moose Lodge in Dowagiac on Monday, November 19, at 3:00PM. Memorial contributions in Lloyd’s name may be made to the American Cancer Society. Those wishing to leave an online condolences may do so at www.newellchapel.com.
Lloyd was born on December 29, 1953 to Lloyd and Joyce (Behnke) Clendenin in Dowagiac. He graduated from Dowagiac Highs School in 1972. On September 29, 1973, he married the love of his life, Vicki Hunsberger in Dowagiac. Lloyd was known as a jack of all trades working in construction and farming. He also worked at Jessup Door Company in Dowagiac as a millwright for over 23 years. Lloyd enjoyed fishing, cooking and listening to Blues music. He had a love for animals, especially dogs. Him has his wife spent many years attending dog shows with their cocker spaniels. Lloyds most recent passion was cars, he purchased a 1963 Impala that he named Pearl and has spent the last year fixing and taking to car shows. Most of all he loved his family and will be missed by all who knew him.
Lloyd is survived by his loving wife, Vicki Clendenin of Dowagiac; siblings, Sandy (Bernie) Jurgensen of Dowagiac, Markle (Carole) Clendenin of Dowagiac and Denise (Mike) Bouldrey of Alabama and his beloved dogs, Luke, Lily and Buster.
He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, April Hunsberger and sister Pammy Thompson.