Charles P. Lloyd, Jr., 74, of Elyria, formerly of Avon Lake and Berlin, New Jersey, died Friday, August 22, 2014 in his home, after suffering a stroke. He was born October 8, 1939 in Camden, New Jersey and was a 1958 graduate of Haddon Heights High School.
Charles worked as an inspector and customer liaison to the Ford Plants for the Budd Company, retiring in 1984. He was the owner, operator of the Meineke Muffler shop in Lorain until 1992 and a sales associate for Autozone Stores. He attended the Amherst Church of the Nazarene. While living in Berlin, New Jersey, he was a volunteer fire fighter and a member of Berlin Baptist Church.
Charles is survived by his wife of 53 years, Nancy L. (nee Elling); daughters, Cindy (Brad) Bevington of Bay Village, Marci (Steve) Kyle of Interior, South Dakota and Lynn (Brian) Kushinski of Elyria; son, Joshua Lloyd of Elyria; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by parents, Charles P., Sr. and Esther V. Lloyd.
Entombment was at Resthaven Memory Gardens, Avon, where a service was held for the family Tuesday, August 26, 2014.
Dicken Funeral Home, Elyria, was in charge of arrangements.