Lloyd E. Falk, of Mora, died on Saturday, September 7, 2013 at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. He was 57 years old.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, September 13, 2013 at Grace Lutheran Church in Mora with Rev. Doug Larson officiating.
MEMORIAL VISITATION will be held one hour prior to the service on Friday at the church, starting at noon.
Lloyd Edward Falk Jr., of Mora, passed away Saturday September 7, 2013 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis, MN. He died surrounded by family. He was 57 years old.
Lloyd was born in Braham, MN to Lloyd Sr. & Lois (Lanning) Falk. His sister LuAnn welcomed him home. He attended Braham High School where he participated in football & graduated in 1974.
After graduation, he went to work at Fingerhut in Mora where he worked for over 20 years. During that time he met his wife Jeanette (Healy). They married September 13, 1980 at her parents’ home in Mapleton, MN. Lloyd and Jeanette had two children: Samuel & Katherine. Lloyd coached Sam’s MAYRA baseball team for two years. Katie had her dad wrapped around her little finger.
After leaving Fingerhut, Lloyd worked briefly with Don Olson & at Vander Vegt Electric. He spent the last 10 years as the “God of Traffic” at KBEK 95.5 FM.
Lloyd spent his spare time fishing, watching sports with his son Sam & grandson Carson, & beating his daughter Katie at cribbage. He even participated in the Mora Lion’s Club & Mora Chamber of Commerce Murder Mystery dinners.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Lloyd is survived by his wife Jeanette (Jan) of Mora; children Samuel of North St. Paul & Katherine of Menomonie, WI; grandson Carson of Mora; sister LuAnn (Falk) Gall of Blaine as well as nieces, nephews, & many friends.
A Memorial Service was held on Friday, September 13, 2013 at Grace Lutheran Church with Pastor Douglas Larson officiating. Honorary urn bearers were Samuel Falk, Carson Falk, David Healy, Joe Radermacher, Ryan Gall, & Derek Hughes. A private burial was at Oakwood Cemetery.
The family requests any donations be made in Lloyd’s name to Abbott Northwestern Hospital’s Cardiac Intensive Care Unit in Minneapolis, MN.