Lloyd D. Arbogast

Lloyd D. Arbogast, 82, of Buckhannon, died Sunday, March 16, 2014, at his home under the care of People’s Hospice.

He was born Jan. 24, 1932, in Valley Head, a son of the late Lawrence and Carrie Susan McCloud Arbogast.

On March 11, 1965, he married Lois Chidester, who survives.

Also surviving are one son, Matthew Arbogast and wife, Jennifer, of Buckhannon; three daughters, Lisa Orsburn and Betty Davis and husband, Tom, all of Buckhannon, and Lora Bragg and husband, Tim, of French Creek; three grandsons, Dalton and Logan Bragg, both of French Creek, and Zachary Joseph Orsburn and Amber Reed, of Buckhannon; five granddaughters, Carly and McKenzie Arbogast, Sheena Jordan and husband, Gary, and Whitney and Mariah Orsburn, all of Buckhannon; two great-grandsons, Andrew Orsburn and Gary Lynn “Bubby” Jordan, both of Buckhannon; four sisters, Virgie Wilfong of Valley Head, Bertha Hewit and husband, John, and Janet Gregory and husband, Dewayne, all of Buckhannon and Mata Ash and husband, Carl, of Missouri; and two brothers, Ralph Arbogast and wife, Judy, of Ohio, and Don Arbogast and wife, Betty, of Kansas. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by four sisters and two brothers.

Lloyd was saved on Jan. 8, 1989. He loved serving the Lord, singing and playing his harp in the choir and always telling others of God’s wonderful love. He was a member of Independent United Brethren Church of Buckhannon. He was a former coal miner for Upshur Coals Corp. Lloyd loved hunting, fishing and gardening when he was in good health. He will be sadly missed by his family.

Friends will be received Tuesday, March 18, 2014, from 6-8 p.m. at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday from the funeral home with the Rev. Junior Harris officiating.

Burial will follow in the Canaan Church Cemetery in Canaan. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.