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Eros D. Loy, Adair County, KY (1930-2013)

He was a member of a large, highly regarded Adair County, KY family. He leaves three direct living descendants. He was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, was Tool and Die maker at Fisher Body General Motors in Chicago, and had served his country in the U. S. Army
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Eros D. Loy age 82 years of Fairplay passed away Saturday January 19, 2013 at 1:45amCT, at Russell County Hospital, Russell Springs, KY.

Funeral services will be Tuesday January 22, 2013 at 11amCT/12pm noon ET, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY with the clergy officiating Rev. Steve Pescosolido. Interment in Loy Cemetery, 1740 Loy Cemetery Road, Fairplay, KY, with full military honors presented by local VFW Post 6097. Visitation will be after 4pmCT/5pmET, Monday, January 21, 2013, at the funeral home.

Eros D. Loy, Adair County, KY (1930-2013)

He was born on April 15, 1930 in Adair County, KY He was the son of the late William Clyde and Dicy Pearl Samuell Loy. He died Saturday, January 19, 2013, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, at the age of 82 years, nine months and 4 days.

He was preceded in death by his wife Genettia Baker Loy on February 20, 2012; also preceded by three brothers and one sister Robert Loy, Lionel Loy, Morris "Red" Loy and Darlene Loy.

He is survived by the following:
  • One son Donnie (Annie) Loy of Chicago, IL

  • Five sisters: Ernestine Adair and husband, brother-in-law and a great friend, Ron Adair of Columbia, KY; Evelyn Dillingham of Columbia, KY; Antha Belle Babica of Bridgeview, IL; Norma Sue Wilson of Greenfield, MO; and Louise Dusk of Bridgeview, IL

  • Four brothers: Jerry Loy of Columbia, KY, Sammy Loy of Jamestown, KY; Terry Loy of Mokena, IL; and Douglas Loy of Jamestown, KY

  • Two grandsons: Joshua Loy and Noah Loy

  • Several nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends survive
He was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, was Tool and Die maker at Fisher Body General Motors in Chicago and had served his country in the U. S. Army.

Send a condolence to the family of Eros Loy

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY in charge of funeral arrangements

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Eros D. Loy, Adair County, KY (1930-2013)

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