Lloyd A. Dearey

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Evergreen Memorial Gardens Funeral Chapel
1101 NE 112th Avenue
Vancouver, WA
98684
(360)-892-6060
Obituary

LLOYD A. DEAREY
May 1916 ~ February 2011

A Clark County resident for over 60 years, Lloyd A. Dearey, 94, passed away on Feb. 8, 2011 at the Ray Hickey Hospice House in Vancouver, WA, surrounded by his children and son-in-laws.
Lloyd served his country in the U.S. Navy during WW II.
He was a Charter lifetime member of The Knights of Columbus and was one of the first parishioners of St. Joseph Catholic Church.
During Lloyd's lifetime, he loved playing sports, such as softball, swimming, bowling, and horseshoes. He enjoyed all types of card games, especially cribbage with family and friends.
Lloyd retired from the U.S. Postal Service in 1978 after 32 years of service and then he and his wife, Luella, enjoyed many years of traveling around the U.S. and Canada.
Lloyd is survived by his six children and their spouses, Tom (Mary), John (Sandy), Paul (Anna), Cathy (Bruce), Mary Lou (Jaime), and Gerry (Lisa); 17 grandchildren; and 34 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Luella; and great-granddaughter, Lindsey Maxwell.
There will be a public viewing at Evergreen Memorial Gardens on Sun., Feb. 13, 2011, 5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. The Rosary will be Mon., Feb. 14, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 11:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution may be made to Ray Hickey Hospice House, 2112 E. Mill Plain Blvd., Vancouver, WA.
Please sign Lloyd's guest book at: www.columbian.com/obits.

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Published in The Columbian on Feb. 13, 2011
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