Jean M. Lloyd, 86, of WatertownPosted: Updated:
Mrs. Jean M. Lloyd, 86, passed away December 1, 2017 at the Samaritan Summit Village where she had resided for the last four years.
Her life was devoted to the love and caring of her husband and children. As a family, they relocated throughout New York State during Bill’s career with the USDA. In the early 1970’s, they returned to East Hounsfield to take over the Lloyd family farm where she worked alongside her husband in the dairy and mink business. In the late 1980’s they retired to the small community of Childwold in the Adirondack Mountains. After Bill’s death in September of 1995, she returned to Watertown NY.
She was born August 12, 1931 in Belleville N.Y. to Leon and Edna Eastman Underwood. She graduated Valedictorian from Adams Center High School in June 1949. She married Wilford (Bill) J. Lloyd of Sacketts Harbor on July 1, 1949. Bill preceded her in death on September 2, 1995. They had been married 46 years.
She is survived by her loving family; daughters, Jan L. LaDuKe (Richard), Watertown, NY; Deborah Lloyd Allers (Roger) , Alexandria, VA and son, Randy L. Lloyd (Kim) of Utica NY; grandson James E. LaDuke (Erika) of Navarre, FL; granddaughter, Janeigh M. Grady (Victor) of Watertown, NY; sister Joyce M. McIntosh of Watertown NY. She also is survived by six great-grandchildren and several nephews.
Per her wishes there will be no public services at this time.
Arrangements are with Reed & Benoit Funeral Home Funeral Home, Watertown, NY. Online condolences may be made at www.reedbenoit.com