Age 78, of Frankford, DE, formerly of Ocean View, Wilmington and Claymont, passed away suddenly on Nov. 19, 2012 at Beebe Hospital.
Born in Marcus Hook, PA, he was the son of the late Griffith and Margaret Roberts (nee Knight). Lloyd was a 1952 graduate of Eddystone HS. In his working career as a purchasing agent, Lloyd was employed by FMC, Lockheed Martin and General Electric. He retired in 2001 to the Delaware beach where he continued as a purchaser for his well-known and year long yard sales!
He was the beloved husband of Dolores A. Roberts (nee. Ferrari); father of Sharon Bailor and her husband Frank and Susan Genereux and her husband Matthew; step-father of Sam Trasatti and his wife Geraldine (Jo); grandfather of Samantha Trasatti, Camille Trasatti, Victoria Bailor, Sophia Genereux, Frankie Bailor, Pierce Genereux and Soleil Genereux; brother of Griffith Roberts and his wife Marion. Lloyd will be deeply missed by his poodles, Angel & Ginger.
A funeral service will be at 11 AM on Monday, Nov. 26, 2012 at the LONGWOOD FUNERAL HOME of MATTHEW GENEREUX, 913 East Baltimore Pike in Kennett Square (610.388.6070 tel.). A viewing for Lloyd will be at the funeral home on Sunday evening from 5PM until 7PM and on Monday morning from 10AM until 11AM. Burial will follow in Lawncroft Cemetery. A memorial service for Lloyd at the beach will be announced at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Gilpin Hall, 1101 Gilpin Avenue Wilmington, DE 19806.www.longwoodfuneralhome.com