A Celebration of Life service for Kathryn will be held Saturday, August 28th at 10:30 AM at Bethany E. & R. Church in Ledyard. That service will be live streamed on the church’s Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/BethanyEandR. Inurnment will be in Highland Home Cemetery. Her family will greet friends one hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday will continue following the service at a luncheon in the church basement.
Kathryn Elizabeth (Baumann) Lloyd was born on May 3, 1924, in Ledyard, IA, the daughter of Fred and Elizabeth (Post) Baumann. She grew up in Ledyard, attending Ledyard High School through the 11th grade.
She married Marvin J. Lloyd on January 24, 1941, in Fairmont, MN. She lived in Ledyard all her life except for two years in California while her husband was in the services.
Kathryn enjoyed gardening, flowers, bird watching, and cooking. She was a member of the Bethany E&R Church.
Kathryn died Tuesday, December 1, 2020, at MercyOne North Iowa, Mason City. She was 96.
She is survived by her sons, Larry Lloyd and his wife Kay of Frost, MN and Robert Lloyd and his partner Jeff Schneider of Portland, OR; two granddaughters, Julie (Marcus) Reeves-Martin of Rochester, MN, and DiAnna Montgomery of Arnolds Park; five great-grandchildren, Christina, Alicia, Riley, Cassidy, and Ally, and many nieces and nephews.
Kathryn was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin; parents, Fred and Elizabeth; brothers, Otto, William, and Irvin Baumann; and two sisters, Ida Rienke and Elsie Anderson.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to her family through the “Support Family” link on her obituary page or sent to North Iowa Food for Families, P.O. Box, 124, Buffalo Center, IA 50424, in memory of Kathryn.
Oakcrest Funeral Services of Bancroft in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left to www.oakcrestfuneralservices.com.