Lloyd E. "Sport" Cary, 89, of LeGrand, passed away Saturday, August 25, 2012, at the Southridge Nursing and Rehab Center.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, August 29th, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home with Pastor Alan Mullikin of the LeGrand Friends Church officiating. Visitation will be held from 5-7:00 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. For condolences, please visit www.mitchellfh.com. The Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Sport and his family. Ph. 641-844-1234.
Lloyd was born on November 12, 1922, the son of Art and Edith (Pfiester) Cary near Sigorney, Iowa. He graduated from the LeGrand High School in 1940.
On January 24, 1944, he was united in marriage to Eva Sorensen. They made their home in LeGrand where they raised three sons.
Lloyd was a 43 year devoted employee of Fisher Controls and was often found around his home working or in his shop. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and target shooting.
Left to cherish his memory are Eva, his loving wife of 68 years; two sons- Steven (Linda) Cary and David (Karen) Cary; sister Juanita (Lauren) Himes; four grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, daughter-in-law Pam Morris and many nieces and nephews.
In death, he rejoined his parents, two brothers Harold and Glen, and a son Kevin who died in 1976.