Lloyd B. SteelLloyd B. Steel, 84, of Lawrence Township, died Friday, May 3, 2013, in Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center in Duluth.
LLOYD B. STEEL
Lloyd B. Steel, 84, of Lawrence Township, died Friday, May 3, 2013, in Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center in Duluth.
Born March 29, 1929, in Ortonville, Minn., he was the son of Frank and Mary (Kaufman) Steel. Lloyd grew up in Nevis, Minn., and had been a resident of Lawrence Township for 61 years. Lloyd and Helen Hansen were married April 22, 1950, in Nevis. He had been a farmer, logger, and heavy equipment operator for U.S. Steel, retiring in 1983.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Mary Kaufman; son Dennis in 2009; sisters Alice Rand, Mary Plumley, Gwen Roth, and Phyllis Roth; and brothers Cyril and George.
Lloyd is survived by his wife, Helen; sons Dale (Audrey) Steel of Iron, Stan Steel of Las Vegas, Nev., and Rick (Irene) Steel of Calumet; daughters Sue Klev of Zim and Arlis Pearson of Guyton, Ga.; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and sisters Mavis Demars of Bigfork, Mont., and Dorothy Stewart of Oregon.
Celebration of life with family and friends: 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 7, in Lawron Town Hall, 34394 County Road 336, Bovey.
Arrangements are by the Peterson Funeral Chapel of Coleraine. To leave an online condolence message, please go to petersonfuneralchapelofcoleraine.com.
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