Lakeview – Lloyd Skutt Jr, age 92, of Sarasota, FL (formerly of Lakeview), went to be with the Lord on June 25, 2017 from a short illness. He was born January 20, 1925 in Lakeview, the son of Lloyd and Myrle (Kinnee) Skutt. Lloyd attended Lakeview Community Schools. He married Lorraine Olsen on October 28, 1945 at Lorraine’s parents’ home in Amble, MI. They raised their family in Lakeview, MI, where Lloyd owned and operated the Lumber and Hardware store. Lloyd had many hobbies including fishing, hunting, golfing, woodworking, and traveling. Lloyd and Lorraine enjoyed spending time with friends and family, and were a great testament to each other and to all who knew them. Lloyd and Lorraine were members of Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church in Sarasota and had a great faith in the Lord.
Lloyd will be deeply missed by his wife of 72 years, Lorraine; children Diane (Rush) McDaniel of Portage, and Marsha Skutt (husband Kevin) of Sarasota; grandson Todd (Michelle) McDaniel of Sioux Falls, South Dakota and great-grandson Brandon; several nieces, nephews, friends, and church family.
Lloyd was preceded in death by his parents Lloyd and Myrle Skutt; siblings Ronald (Ola) and Dale (Willoveen) Skutt, and Elinore Jean Smith.
Funeral services for Lloyd will be Monday, July 10, 2017 at 11:00 am with a luncheon to follow at Brigham Funeral Chapel Banquet Room in Lakeview, MI. Those wishing to make a contribution in Lloyd’s memory are asked to consider either Tidewell Hospice (5955 Rand Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34238) and Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church (7461 Prospect Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243). Arrangements are being handled by Brigham Funeral Chapel in Lakeview, MI.
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