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Obituaries

Obituaries

Lloyd R. Wisdom 1934 - 2008 Lawrence

Funeral services for Lloyd R. Wisdom, 74, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Clinton Parkway Assembly of God Church. Burial with military honors will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.Mr. Wisdom died Thursday, April 3, 2008, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.He was born Jan. 21, 1934, in Ozark, Ark., the son of Seth Earl and Lessie Bethany Wisdom. Mr. Wisdom served in the U.S. Air Force. He worked in electronics repair and owned Lloyd's TV. He later worked for Sears and retired in 1993. He enjoyed horseback riding, golf, family vacations, and spending time with grandchildren and teaching them how to drive.He married Rebecca J. "Becky" Coltrane on June 25, 1976, in Lawrence. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include three sons, Lloyd Wisdom Jr., McLouth, Scott Hoy, Lawrence, and Rusty Mort, Reno, Nev.; two daughters, Debbie Heeney and husband John, Cincinnati, and Cindy Wisdom, Lawrence; two sisters, Collene Long and husband Glen, and Geneva Gary, both of Eudora; 13 grandchildren, Richard, Joel, Angela, Stevi, Cheyenne, Kami, Tony, Rudy, Zachary, MacKenzie, Emily, Grace, and Moses; and six great-grandchildren, Daisha, Asata, Xavien, Alyus, Skylar and Maya.He was preceded in death by three brothers, Jack, Junior and Arlen.The family will receive friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at the church.The family suggests memorials to the Kelsey Hall Memorial Fund for the benefit of Clinton Parkway Assembly of God Church Youth Group, sent in care of the church, 3200 Clinton Parkway, Lawrence, KS 66047.Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.