Lloyd D. Abfalter, 64
August 5, 1948 - August 27, 2012
Memorial services will be at 12 noon on Friday, September 7, 2012 at Rejoice Lutheran Church in Clearwater, MN for Lloyd Donald Abfalter age 64 of Clearwater, who died on Monday, August 27, 2012 at the St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud. Pastor Scott Gjevre will officiate. Inurnment will be at 3:00 P.M. on Friday, September 7, 2012 at the Mount Hope Cemetery, Clearwater, MN. Visitation will be two hours prior to the services at the church.
Lloyd was born on August 5, 1948 in St. Cloud, the son of Mary Abfalter Roberts and stepson of John Roberts. He grew up in the St. Cloud area and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps
, serving his country during the Vietnam Conflict. He was united in marriage on October 2, 1971 to Barbara Young at Holy Angels Catholic Church in St. Cloud. Three children were born to this union. They have lived in the Clearwater and Clear Lake area since that time. He enjoyed hunting and fishing with his family and friends.
He was a member of Rejoice Lutheran Church and Clearwater American Legion Post 323 both of Clearwater.
He is survived by, his wife Barbara of Clearwater, children, Tonya (Dennis) Klug of Maple Lake, MN, Ben (Will Bertrand) of Eau Claire, WI, Holly (Josh Clark) Abfalter of Waite Park, MN, seven grandchildren, Hannah, Amber, Jacob, Hailey, Grace, Mason, and Tyson, 12 brothers and sisters, Debbie, Pamela, Susan, Bradley, Judith, Jeffery, David, Richard, Victoria, Daniel, Terry and Gary, also many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents.