Lloyd H. Yarber, 87, Belleville, IL, born August 5, 1924, in Summerfield, IL, died Monday, July 30, 2012, at his residence.
Mr. Yarber had been a farmer, a foundry worker at Roesch Enamel, and a construction worker for Laborers Local 459. He was a member of Mascoutah Moose Lodge 815.
Lloyd was preceded in death by his wife, Alice M., nee Nicoson, Yarber, who died January 6, 2006; his parents, Phillip H. and Mary Katherine, nee Kunz, Yarber; a brother, Homer H. Yarber; and a son-in-law, Stanley L. Jung.
Surviving are his nine children, Mary L. Jung and Donnie E. Yarber, both of Freeburg, IL,
Phillip L. Yarber (special friend, Sheryl Washburn) of Belleville, IL,
Frank L. (Cathy) Yarber of Swansea, IL,
Michael H. (Diana) Yarber and David T. (Suzanne) Yarber, both of Belleville, IL,
Kathy M. (Tom) LaForest of St. Clair, MI,
and John E. Yarber and Troy A. (Sherri) Yarber, both of Freeburg, IL;
19 grandchildren, Lisa (Brian) Fox, David (Amy) Huschle, Keith (Andrea) Huschle,
Josh (Melissa) Huschle, Jake Yarber (fiancee, Amy), Luke Yarber (fiancee, Andrea),
Chris Yarber, Nick (Jody) Yarber, Amanda Yarber,
Rebecca (Brandon) Schomaker, Robyn Yarber, Matt (Nikki) Yarber,
Jessica and Emily Yarber, Nicole Yarber,
and Melissa, Shane, Jordyn, and Karsen Yarber;
16 great-grandchildren, Krystal (Gavin) Noble, Nathan, Brianna, and Gabriel Fox,
Trever Huschle, Dylan and Alivia Huschle, Collin, Chloe, and Liam Huschle,
Owen Yarber, Cailyn Yarber, Brooke Schomaker, Haylee Yarber,
and Abbigail and Logan Adams;
one great-great-grandchild, Alexis Noble;
his sister, Pearl E. Rowney;
a sister-in-law, Terri (John) Todd;
and numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois, to Mascoutah Moose Lodge 815, or to the charity of the donor’s choice. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, August 2, 2012, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL. A Mascoutah Moose ritual will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, August 3, 2012, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, with the Rev. Herbert Schafale officiating. Entombment will follow at Valhalla Mausoleum, Belleville, IL.