Lloyd A. Lamp, of Ogilvie, died on Saturday, March 8 at the St. Cloud Hospital at the age of 83.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held on Saturday, March 15, at 2:00 pm. at the Ogilvie United Methodist Church in Ogilvie,MN. VISITATION will be 1 hr. prior at the church. Burial will be at Graceland Cemetery, Ogilvie,MN
Lloyd Alden Lamp was born on August 27, 1924 in Southfork Township near Ogilvie, MN to Rudolph and Ella (Block) Lamp. He was the youngest of 4 children and grew up on the family farm. He attended school in Ogilvie. He had three children from his first marriage; Kathy, Dianne and Greg. He married Gloria Burk in 1962 and to that marriage his sons Jeff and Daniel were born. Lloyd and Gloria farmed north and south of Ogilvie for 30 years. During that time, Lloyd also drove school bus for the Ogilvie school district for 23 years.
All through his life, he very much enjoyed farming. He was a member of Ogilvie United Methodist Church. During his younger years, he enjoyed playing softball. Some of Lloyd’s other hobbies and activities included dancing, gardening, playing cards, Yahtzee and travel. Lloyd and Gloria took many trips out west to enjoy the scenery and especially enjoyed their trip to British Columbia.
He loved his wife and family and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
He is preceded in death by his parents, infant son, Daniel, sister Vera, and brother Elmer.
He is survived by his wife, Gloria; daughters, Kathy(Larry) Tessier of Kelliher, MN, Dianne (David) Berg of Ogilvie; sons, Greg (Dianne) Lamp of New Richmond, WI, Jeff Lamp and special friend, Linda Kaphing of Milaca; sister Margaret Braasch of Pine City, MN. 9 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, step-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Lloyd will also be missed by his beloved dog, Patch.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 15th at Ogilvie Methodist Church. Rev. Dennis Buckley officiating. Music provided by Pat Frederick and Rev. Robert DeYoung. Urnbearers are Lloyd’s grandchildren, Debee Stassen, Tim Berg, Eric Berg, Tammy Welk, Krista Trader, Michael Lamp, Susan Peine, Kevin Lamp and Heather Lamp. Interment at Graceland Cemetery in Ogilvie.