Lloyd RAY Wreede, age 68, of Lake Panasoffkee, FL died 3:17 p.m., Thursday Feb. 14 at his residence. He was born Jan. 10, 1945 in Van Wert, Ohio to Roy Henry and Helen Mae Ladd Wreede, who preceded him in death. He married Kathleen R. O’Connor and she preceded him in death May 15, 1996.
Mr. Wreede was a retired mechanic from Wreede’s Garage. Ray was a former member of the Lima Motorcycle Club and loved old cars and working on them. He graduated from Waynesfield High School.
Survivors include 3 children: Elizabeth Ann Baker of Lima, Lloyd Ray (Jackie) Wreede, Jr. of Polk City, FL and Carla Louise Wreede of St. Mary’s, 7 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren; 3 siblings Edison Lee (Nancy) Wreede of Celina, Barbara (Curtis) Copeland of Wapak and William ‘Bill’ Thomas (Pam) Wreede of Rushylvania.
The family will receive friends 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., Thursday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville.
The funeral service will begin 11:00 a.m., Friday Feb. 22 at the funeral home with Pastor Thomas Cover officiating and burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Lima.
Memorial contributions may be given to the American Cancer Society.
Date: Thursday, February 21, 2013
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm