Lloyd Collmann, 76, died Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, at his home following a brief illness.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 27, 2018, at St. Luke Catholic Church, Hopkinton. Interment will be in the Hopkinton Cemetery with military honors. Father Paul Baldwin will officiate at the services. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the church and after 9:30 a.m. Thursday. A parish vigil service will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday. Goettsch Funeral Home has taken Lloyd and his family into their care.
Surviving are his wife, Beverly; two sons, Chuck (Kim) Collmann, Vinton, and Bill Collmann, Hiawatha; three grandchildren, Zachary, Jordan and Tiffany (Robert) Stinson; and two sisters, Elnora Moser, Delhi, and Frieda (Roger) McDowell, Manchester. He was preceded in death by his parents; and a sister, Marilyn.
Lloyd William Collmann was born July 19, 1942, in Waseca, Minn. He was the son of Frederick and Silvia Roeker, Collmann. Lloyd graduated from Delhi High School in 1961. He enlisted in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. Lloyd married Beverly Murray on May 15, 1965, at St. Luke Catholic Church, Hopkinton. The couple lived in Hopkinton for several years before moving to Marion, Iowa. They returned to Hopkinton in 2007 to make their home.
Lloyd was employed at Square D, Link Belt Speeder/FMC, Bradco Equipment and PMX. He retired from Quaker Oats in 2007.
Lloyd loved to travel with his family and attend Moto Guzzi rallies in Iowa and the Midwest. His golden retrievers, Daizy and Lizzy, held a special place in his heart, with the top spot being for his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He also enjoyed metal detecting and belonged to the Cedar Valley Metal Detecting Club.