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Lloyd George Powell Sr.



In lieu of flowers,

memorial contributions

may be made to:

Talons Out Honor Flight Michigan

PO Box 280

Portage, MI 49081

Lloyd George Powell Sr., age 91 of Lowell, passed away after a long illness on Saturday, September 15, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Betty Jane Powell (2010); daughters, Shelley Ann Thomas, Fondarae Brown; son-in-law Chris Thomas; sisters Margaret Peckham, Evelyn Elizabeth Powell, Winifred Sneider; and sister-in-law, Fanny Powell. He is survived by three children, Jane Smith, Lewis Powell, Lloyd Powell Jr.; sons-in-law Edward Brown, Bill Youngs; sister, Carmen (Virgil) Roudabush; brother, David (Delores) Powell; nine grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Lloyd served in the Navy and was a WWII veteran. He worked for King Milling Co., retiring after 52 years. He and Betty had five children; and Lloyd loved to spend time with his family and dog, Polly, at the lake. He also loved fishing and traveling. Visitation will be held 2-4:00 p.m. and 6-8:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 19; and 10-11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 20, at Roth-Gerst Chapel, 305 N. Hudson, Lowell, MI 49331. Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 20, at the funeral home chapel. Interment Oakwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Talons Out Honor Flight Michigan, PO Box 280, Portage, MI 49081; or online:

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