Tuesday, March 20th @ 2:00 pm
Tuesday, March 20th @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday, March 20th
MITCHELL – Lloyd Gerkin, 89, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Saturday, March 17, 2018, at Indiana University Health Hospice House in Bloomington.
Born January 23, 1929, in Monroe County, he was the son of Hershel and Pearl (Kern) Gerkin. He married Jessie Colleen Carroll May 4, 1947.
Lloyd retired from General Motors and was a farmer and carpenter. He graduated from Huron High School in 1947. Lloyd enjoyed woodworking, fishing, watching sports, and traveling in his motor home.
Colleen of Mitchell
Donna Kendall of Mitchell
Julie Lynn (Steve) Drake of Lebanon
Steve Gerkin of Mitchell
Brian (Peggy) Gerkin of Mitchell
Doug (Sandy) Kendall, Carol Barber, Michael Kendall, Amy (Jeff) Wilson, Chrislyn (Mike) Particka, Daniel Gerkin, Emily (Nathan) Rogers, Thomas Gerkin, Jacob (Audra) Gerkin, Elizabeth (Bryce) Stephens, and Allie Gerkin
Andrew (Rebecca) Barber, Aaron Barber, David (Kelsey) Kendall, Angela Kendall, Madeline and Sam Wilson, Ben and Claire Particka, Alivia, Jack, Max, and Liam Rogers, Shane and Elaina Gerkin, and Madison, Ethan, and Ella Gerkin.
His parents; grandson, Phillip Kendall; and brother and sister-in-law, Louie and Evelyn Gerkin, preceded him in death.
Funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 20, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.
Friends may call from 11:00 a.m. until the service on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial Gifts: Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University Health Hospice House, or charity of your choice.