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Lloyd L. Schreiner, 81 of Sauk Centre, formerly of Watkins, passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at the Essentia Hospital in Fargo, North Dakota. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, June 28, 2019 at Lady Of Angels Catholic Church in Sauk Centre. Fr. Jim Maderak will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services on Friday at the church. Interment will be at 2:00 p.m. on Friday at the St. Anthony Catholic Cemetery in Watkins. Arrangements are with the Ertl Funeral Home, Watkins. Due to severe allergies, please no lillies, lilacs, marigolds and daffodillies’ in flower arrangements.
Lloyd was born on October 30, 1937 in Watkins to Leo and Mable (Lutgen) Schreiner. He grew up in Watkins and graduated in 1955 from St. Boniface High School in Cold Spring. He continued his education with two years of business college and two years at Dunwoody Institute and was employed as an Electrical Contractor for many years. He served in the U.S. Air Force for 5 years and obtained the rank of Staff Sergeant.
On August 26, 1961, Lloyd was united in marriage to Marilyn Hansen at Iona, MN. They resided at Crystal for 35 years and Cross Lake for 5 years prior to moving to Sauk Centre in 2003. Marilyn passed away on December 15, 2011. On June 5, 2013, Lloyd was united in marriage to Arlene (Koopmeiners) Freichels at St. Paul's Catholic Church in Sauk Centre.
Lloyd was a member of the I.B.E.W Local 292 Union for over 35 years. He was a member of the Crystal Volunteer Fire Department for 22 years, serving as an officer for 7 years and waterball team member for 12 years. Lloyd was also a member of the Catholic Order of Foresters and the Catholic United Financial Association. He enjoyed cars trips and traveling, especially by train. He liked to tinker and build things and he enjoyed gardening and landscaping. He will be greatly missed by his families.
Lloyd is survived by his wife, Arlene Freichels; children, Ann (Bryan) Basden of Pearland, TX; Mark Schreiner of Cross Lake; daughters-in-law, Lisa Truchinski of Champlin, Sarah Schreiner of Plymouth; step-children, Thomas Freichels of St. Cloud, Debbie O'Meara of Rochester, Pam Bartos of Sauk Centre; grandchildren and step grandchildren, Leo John Schreiner, Sam Marcus Schreiner, Samuel Richard Basden, Susanna Nicole Basden, Nicholas Paul Basden, Christopher James Basden, Kristina O'Meara, Eric Stowell, Nicole Bartos, Kaitlyn O'Meara, Nathan Van Denheuvel, Bryant Van Denheuvel; sister, Patricia Miller of Bloomington.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Marilyn, sons, Paul and John Schreiner, step-daughter, Kathy Van Denheuvel