Lloyd P. Krug, 55, of Remsen, died Thursday, March 3, 2005, at his home near Remsen.
Lloyd P. Krug was born Aug. 4, 1949, at Vinton, the son of Kenneth and Marjorie (Chizum) Krug. Lloyd was raised in the Garrison area and received his education at Garrison graduating from Garrison Consolidated School in 1967. He then attended Iowa State University at Ames, graduating in 1971 with a degree in farm operations.
On Aug. 22, 1970, he married Renee Groepper at Remsen. They made their home in Ames until Lloyd finished his education. In 1971, they moved to near Remsen to farm. On March 13, 2004, he retired from farming because of health reasons.
He was a past member of the Plymouth County Zoning and a member of the Coon Creek Model Railroad Club of Le Mars. He enjoyed camping, being in the outdoors and spending time with his family and friends. Farming was his calling in life.
Survivors include his wife, Renee of Remsen; three daughters, Heidi and her husband, Stuart Klingbeil of Le Mars, Teri and her husband, Derek DuBay of Ann Arbor, Mich., and Jena Krug at home; five sons, Jeff and his wife, Jenni of Brunsville, Philip, Mark, Randy and Steve, all at home; 10 grandchildren; his parents, Kenneth and Marjorie Krug of Garrison; two sisters, Connie Sue and her husband, Milo Kearns of Shellsberg, and Kathy Krug of West Branch; four brothers, David of North Liberty, Larry and his wife, Allyn of Long Grove, Lyle of Cedar Rapids, and Tom of Oak Harbor, Wash.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were at 10:30 a.m. today (Monday) at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Remsen with the Rev. Timothy Johnson officiating. Burial was in St. Mary's Cemetery in Remsen.
Visitation was after 2 p.m. Sunday at the Fisch Funeral Home in Remsen. There was a parish rosary at 3 p.m. and a vigil prayer service at 7:30 p.m., all at the funeral home.
Casketbearers were Jeff, Philip, Mark, David, Larry and Lyle Krug, Stuart Klingbeil and Derek DuBay.