VERO BEACH, Fla. — There will be a memorial service and inurnment in Woodstock in the spring for Lloyd Sharpe Tucker, 86, who died Jan. 17 at VNA Hospice House while surrounded by his family.
He was born Nov. 6, 1926 in Woodstock, the son of Albert and Ruby (McLaughlin) Tucker.
He attended school in Woodstock and served as a Combat Engineer for the United States Army during the Korean Conflict.
He married Eva (Rameor) Tucker in 1959 and together they raised four daughters in Enfield, N.H.
He worked as a toolmaker for Thermal Dynamics (Thermadyne) for 17 years and moved to Vero Beach to enjoy retirement in 1994. He was an active member of Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, Vero Beach.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing cards and spending time with family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Eva of Vero Beach; daughters, Joan Aldrich (Wayne) of LaBelle, Fla., Susan Estes (Raymond) of Canaan, N.H. and Mary Tyler of Enfield, N.H.; seven grandchildren; six great-grandhiclrern; and several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his daughter, Carol Villeneuve; five brothers; and a sister.
Arrangements are under the direction of Thomas S. Lowther Funeral Home and Crematory in Vero Beach.
An online guestbook may be signed at www.lowtherfuneralhome.com
This obituary first appeared in the January 24, 2013 print edition of the Vermont Standard.
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