Benjamin Dominic Lloyd, 41, of Fountainhead Drive, Keyser, W.Va., died Monday, June 12, 2017, at his residence.
Born on Nov. 23, 1975, in Cumberland, he was a son of James A. and Catherine Marie (Greco) Lloyd of Keyser. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Frederick Lloyd; maternal grandparents, James and Mildred "Bonnie" Greco; an uncle, Oswald "Red" Kitzmiller; a nephew, Tristin Stone Fox; and a cousin, Joshua Greco.
Mr. Lloyd was a 1994 graduate of Keyser High School and was currently employed at Hunter-Douglas in Cumberland. A recovering alcoholic, Mr. Lloyd was a strong advocate for Alcoholics Anonymous and its program. He served as a sponsor and volunteer in helping others to recover and lead a productive life. His kindness and generosity were traits that he exhibited in his daily life and through his dealings with his family and friends. He enjoyed all kinds of outdoor activities including bass fishing, canoeing and hanging around a campfire.
Surviving, in addition to his parents, are two children, Andrew J. Lloyd and Catherine Elizabeth Lloyd, both at home; his significant other, Sheree Bess of Martinsburg; his paternal grandmother, Edith Lloyd of Keyser; three brothers, Jacob Aronhalt of Keyser, Joey Aronhalt of Hagerstown, and JR Lloyd of Keyser; six sisters, Angie Cook of Keyser, Nicole Lloyd of Lake Charles, La., and Lisa Allen, Megan Lloyd, Jessi Aronhalt and Leah Aronhalt, all of Keyser; special aunts and uncle, Brenda Kitzmiller of Keyser, Patting Hastings of Bridgeport, and James Greco of Colorado Springs, Colo. Also surviving are numerous other aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the Smith Funeral Home, Keyser Chapel, on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, from 6 to 8 p.m.
A memorial service will be conducted immediately following the visitation at 8 p.m. with Pastor Randy Shoemaker officiating.
The family requests that memorial contributions be directed to the Smith Funeral Home, 85 S. Main Street, Keyser, WV 26726 to assist in defraying funeral expenses.
Condolences and personal reflections to the family may be left after Mr. Lloyd's obituary at smithfuneralhomes.net.
Published on June 15, 2017