Lloyd Keith Greenwood

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Greenwood, Lloyd Keith 93, died Sunday, July 8, 2018. Keith was born in Wichita, Kansas. When he was young, the family moved to McPherson, Kansas where he graduated from High School. Keith then entered the Army Air Corps during which time he met his beloved wife, Millie, on a blind date, while training in St. Louis. After an Honorable Discharge from the Army, he started a 38 year career with the United States Postal Service and was Postmaster when he retired. He sold insurance for a few years after retiring from the Post Office. Keith was a flight instructor in McPherson teaching over 200 people to fly and logging more than 10,000 flight hours.He was also very active in the McPherson community and was honored as Man of the Year in 1972. Preceded in death by his parents, Lloyd Durell and Wilma Annroe Greenwood; his wife of 66 years, Mildred Elinora Greenwood; son, Gary Lloyd Greenwood; brother, Jack Greenwood. Survived by his son, Gregg (Cindy) Greenwood of Wichita; daughter, Milloy (George) Liebe of Goddard; four grandchildren, Michael (Stephanie) Liebe, Kyle Liebe, Becca (Kirk) Tjaden, Joshua Liebe; great-grandsons, Judah Liebe, Wyatt Tjaden; cousins, Vivian Mansfield, Carl Rutledge, and 16 nieces and nephews. Visitation with the family will be from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm, Thursday, July 12, 2018, at Downing & Lahey West Mortuary. Funeral Service will be at 10:30 am, Friday, July 13, 2018, at Messiah Evangelical Lutheran Church. Graveside service will follow at 2:00 pm in the McPherson Cemetery, McPherson, KS. In lieu of flowers, memorials have been established with Messiah Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1241 N. Ridge Rd., Wichita, KS 67212 and Reflection Living - Pearl House, 625 S. Maize Ct., Wichita, KS 67209. Share tributes online at www.dlwichita.com
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Downing & Lahey Mortuary, Inc.
10515 W. Maple
Wichita, KS 67209
(316) 773-4553
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Published in The Wichita Eagle from July 11 to July 12, 2018
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