Press-Republican

Obituaries

November 19, 2013

William H. Lloyd

VOORHEESVILLE — William H. Lloyd, 82, passed away Nov. 16, 2013, at Daughters of Sarah Nursing Home, Albany, with his loving family by his side. William (Bill) was born Sept. 18, 1931, in Albany, to Kenneth and Emily (Driggs) Lloyd.

He graduated from Albany High School and Hudson Valley Community College, where he was first in his class, earning an associate's degree in mechanical engineering.

On Feb. 2, 1953, he married the love of his life, Marilyn Skicki. Bill left immediately for Korea and spent a year serving his country, a duty he was always very proud of.

Bill spent most of his career as an employee of the Delaware and Hudson Railroad. The Lloyd family moved with Bill's various positions within the company. They began in Albany, moved on to Voorheesville, Willsboro, Unadilla, Oneonta and finally back to Voorheesville, where they have lived for the past 42 years. Fearing a family uprising when leaving Willsboro, Bill bought property on the lake and built a camp, which remains the "summer home base" for the Lloyd family today. He retired in 1993 as Vice President of Operations of the New York Susquehanna and Western Railroad.

Bill enjoyed reading and fishing, passing this love on to several of his grandchildren. He also took his civic responsibility very seriously and always worked to serve others. He was a man who took great pleasure in helping others and always doing the right thing. He helped each of his children renovate or build their homes as they started their own families. In retirement, Bill enjoyed following the athletic careers of several of his grandchildren, often driving great distances to attend contests.

Bill is survived by his wife, Marilyn; his children, William Jr. (Cam), Robin Belzile, Lynn Ann McNaughton, and Sharon (Michael) Conroy; eight grandchildren, Lauryn, Macky, and Rolly Lloyd, Joseph (Margot) and Evan Belzile, Ian McNaughton, and Olivia and Aidan Conroy.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • WayIrene.jpg Irene D. Way

    PERU — Irene D. Way, 74, of the Telegraph Road, Peru, passed peacefully on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at Fletcher Allen Health Care with her loving family by her side.

    April 17, 2014 3 Photos

  • GirouxRoyal.jpg Royal Phillip Giroux

    CHAZY — Royal Phillip Giroux, 86, of Chazy, N.Y., passed away on April 12, 204 while at his home in Palm Harbor, Fla. under the care of his family and Hospice.

    April 17, 2014 2 Photos

  • LibertyClark.jpg Clark J. Liberty

    PLATTSBURGH — Clark J. Liberty, 62, of Military Turnpike in Plattsburgh, N.Y., died on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh.

    April 17, 2014 2 Photos

  • Thompson.jpg Charles C. Thompson

    WEST CHAZY — Charles C. Thompson, 90, of Jersey Swamp Road, passed away Monday, April 14, 2014, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. 

    April 17, 2014 2 Photos

  • Lowmans_Arizona.jpg Gerard (Gerry) Broderick

    PHOENIX, ARIZ. — Gerard (Gerry) Broderick, 95, passed away peacefully Saturday, April 12 at the home of his son and daughter-in-law, Murray and Judy Broderick in Phoenix, Ariz.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • NancyMountain.jpg Nancy Nash Johnson

    NASHVILLE, TENN. — Nancy Nash Johnson of Nashville, Tenn. passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, March 29, 2014 after a two year battle with breast cancer.

    April 16, 2014 2 Photos

  • PrueRodney.jpg Rodney K. "Butch" Prue

    PLATTSBURGH — Rodney K. "Butch" Prue, 69, of Plattsburgh, N.Y., passed away on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh with his family by his side. He was born in Oneida, N.Y., on July 14, 1944, the son of John and Theresa (Breyette) Prue.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • EellsCarlEdward.jpg Carl E. Eells

    ESSEX, Vt. - Carl Edward Eells, 71, beloved husband, father and grandfather, went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on April 12, 2014, following an accident in Fletcher, Vt.

    April 16, 2014 2 Photos

  • LibertyClark_93.jpg Clark Liberty

    PLATTSBURGH — Clark J. Liberty, 62, of Military Turnpike in Plattsburgh, N.Y., passed away on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at CVPH Medical Center.

    April 15, 2014 2 Photos

  • WMmarvinlogo_94.jpg Hilda L. Senecal

    KEENE — The Town of Keene has lost one of its beloved citizens, a gentle nurturer of flowers and children. Hilda L. Senecal, 90, known fondly to many as Nana, passed away Friday, April 11, 2014, at Elizabethtown Community Hospital with her loving family at her side.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

Death Notices