Lloyd Brown

October 15, 1932 - May 2, 2016

10/15/1932 - 05/02/2016

Past Services

Friday May 06, 2016
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel
154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0330 | Directions
Friday May 06, 2016
7:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel
154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0330 | Directions

Lloyd Alden Brown, 83, of McMechen, WV, died Monday, May 2, 2016, at Wheeling Hospital.
He was born October 15, 1932, in Washington, PA, son of the late Joseph and Esther Burgess-Brown.
Lloyd was retired from Centre Foundry and OVMC, was a Methodist by faith, a member of the American Legion, and an Army veteran of the Korean War. In his youth, Lloyd was also an accomplished athlete. He was the 1951 Pennsylvania state champion in the pole vault, a baseball letterman at Penn State University and was drafted by the Brooklyn Dodgers before being called into service for our country.
In addition to his parents, Lloyd was preceded in death by two sisters and three brothers.
Surviving is his wife of 32 years, Pam (Niggemyer) Brown, six children; Adriane (Eddie Swierkos), Travis (Kayla Woods), four additional children, Rose, Lourie, Lisa and Lloyd, Jr. and their families, a brother; Charles Brown, a sister; Betty Tyler, special great- niece and nephew, Taylin and Blaise Holt, and the love of his life, his grandson, Alden Ray Brown.
Other members of the immediate family include; Bob and Patty Niggemyer, Robin and Mike Posey, Beth Brinker, Arica and Scott Holt, Ryan Posey, Jason Owens, Bethany and Justin Link and Chris and Tiffany Brinker and their children Nathan, Lily and Molly.
Visitation will be held on Friday May 6, 2016 at Altmeyer Funeral Home (Elm Grove), 154 Kruger St., Wheeling, WV, from 3-7 p.m. with a memorial service to follow officiated by Rev. Kenneth Hardway.
Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.altmeyer.com.

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Willa Wilkins
6 years ago

Pam I’m so sorry. I just found out today. My prayers are with you and your family. Lloyd was a special man. Such a blessing to everyone. If you need anything I’m here. Love Willa

Susan Brownlee Lacock
6 years ago

Pam, I am so sorry to hear about Lloyd’s death. I can’t imagine my life without my husband. Please know that you and the family are in my prayers. The memorial video was so nice. Please take care of yourself. Much love, Susan

Marva Brown-Jenkins
6 years ago

I will miss your smile Uncle Lloyd and growing up with you may you rest in peace while being with your brothers and sisters. May God Bless Your Family.

Norma Jean Henderson
6 years ago

So sorry for your loss Pam. I hope you remember me . You took such good care of my mom Ann Schoene in Glen Dale.

Cindy Price
6 years ago

Pam, You and your family are in prayers!

Judy Hall
6 years ago

Pam and family, Thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. May you be comforted in all the special memories of him.

Lisa Swoyer
6 years ago

Pam, so sorry for your loss! Lloyd was one of a kind and will be greatly missed!

Becky Niggemyer
6 years ago

It was a pleasure knowing Lloyd. He was always kind and funny. I know he will be missed by all who knew him. May you find comfort in your family, your friends and your God. May God bless you all and be with you in your time of need.

Minister Gerald Clemont
6 years ago

It was a blessing meeting and knowing Mr. Brown. He was a true gentleman and always made me feel welcome when we met. I thank god for him and his life.

Cheryl J Skinner, WV Patriot Guard
6 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time

May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Lloyd Brown, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your work on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts and prayers are with the family of…..

US Army Veteran, Lloyd Brown., “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †