Lloyd Earl McDaniel, 93, of Huntington, IN, died Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012, at The Heritage of Huntington.
Mr. McDaniel graduated in 1937 from Banquo High School. He farmed in Wayne and Polk townships most of his life and was a member of the Mt. Etna Fire Department for 35 years. He was a member of the Mt. Etna United Methodist Church, Huntington County Farm Bureau Association and the Indiana Volunteer Fireman Association.
He was born Oct. 25, 1918, in Mt. Etna to Robert Earl and Mamie Kirkpatrick McDaniel. He married Catherine "Elizabeth" Hedrick on Oct. 25, 1938, in Mt. Etna. She preceded him in death on June 29, 2005.
Survivors include a son, Richard (Gerda) McDaniel, of Huntington; two daughters, Sallie (Robert) Hartle, of Huntington, and Barbara Jane (Richard) Straley, of Warren; nine grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
Calling is Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., with a memorial service following at 11 a.m., at Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington. Rev. Keith White will officiate. Burial will be at the Mt. Etna Cemetery, Mt. Etna.
Preferred memorials are gifts to the Mt. Etna Fire Department in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington, IN 46750.
Online condolences may be made at www.baileylove.com.