SYCAMORE – Lloyd N. Egerman, 68, of Sycamore, Ill., died Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at his home surrounded by his loving family.|
Born Jan. 12, 1945, in Richman, Minn., the son of Lawrence and Agnes Egerman, he married Myrna Marshall on Oct. 2, 1965, in Maple Park. Lloyd was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving from 1965 to 1968.
Lloyd was a rural U.S. postal mail carrier in DeKalb, retiring after 35 years of service. He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Sycamore, the Sycamore VFW and was very active in the Sycamore Elks, where he served several terms as the past exulted ruler.
In his free time, Lloyd enjoyed fishing, wood-working and gardening – having his vegetable garden showcased in the Garden Walk.
Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Myrna; four children, Dana (Brian) Kraemer of Maple Park, Brian (Tracy) Egerman, Shane Egerman and Erin (Chad) Walker, all of Sycamore; six grandchildren, Brooke Thompson, Emily Egerman, Natalie Kraemer, Lizzie Egerman, Lana and Calvin Walker; two brothers, Jim Egerman and Mike (Barb) Egerman, both of Minnesota; and one sister, Doris (Allen) Schaeffer, of Minnesota.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Chad; and two brothers, Roger and Jerry.
His funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 18, at St. Mary Catholic Church, 244 Waterman St., Sycamore, with the Rev. Paul Lipinski celebrating. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, at Butala Funeral Home and Crematory, Sycamore and from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Monday at the Church.
Memorials for Lloyd Egerman can be made to the DeKalb County Hospice or the Kishwaukee Cancer Center in care of the Butala Funeral Home and Crematory, 1405 DeKalb Ave., Sycamore, IL 60178.
For information, visit www.ButalaFuneralHomes.com or call 815-895-2833.
Published in Daily Chronicle on Mar. 15, 2013