Irene Beryl Lloyd

ORIENT TWP. — Irene Beryl Lloyd, 86, of Orient Township, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, April 1, 2016.

She was born to Carl and Beryl (Martin) McKinstry, on July 4, 1929, in Evart. She graduated from Evart High School. She married Earl Joseph Lloyd on Sept. 4, 1948, in Barryton.

She is survived by her son, Dennis (Nannette) Lloyd, of Sears; two daughters, Sandra Gardner, of Sears, and Sharon (Thomas) Lyon, of Sears; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

She is predeceased by her husband; parents; two brothers, Vern McKinstry and Lyle McKinstry; and one sister, Clarabelle McKinstry.

She was a housewife and loving mother who enjoyed gardening, chickens, bird watching and her grandchildren.

Funeral services for Irene Beryl Lloyd will be at 1 p.m. on Monday April 4, 2016, at the Sears Church of God. Visitation will take place at the church from 11 a.m. until the time of the service. Pastor Scott McDonald will officiate. Memorial contributions may be directed to the Sears Church of God and Hospice of Michigan.