Lloyd C. Manternach, 78 of Worthington, passed away Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics surrounded by his family.
Friends and relatives of Lloyd may call from 2-8 p.m., Friday, Aug. 23, 2019 at the Reiff Funeral Home in Cascade, where a wake service will be held at 1:30 p.m. The Worthington Fire Department will meet in a body at 6:30 p.m. Friends may also call after 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Paul Catholic Church in Worthington.
Services for Lloyd will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019 at St. Paul Catholic Church in Worthington, with the Rev. Neil Manternach presiding. Lectors will be Abbie McNew, Ashlyn Manternach and Grace Willenborg. Eucharistic Ministers will be Darby Manternach, Reese Manternach and Laura Zumbach. Placing of the pall will be done by Lois Manternach, Lisa Umbenhower, Todd Manternach, Roger Manternach, Janet Turnis, Paul Manternach, Sarah Donovan and Carol Wetlaufer. Giftbearers will be Anna Wetlaufer, Sean Wetlaufer and Marie Manternach. Burial will be held in Calvary Cemetery in Cascade, with full military honors afforded by the Cascade American Legion Post #528.
Honorary pallbearers will be Dana Weber, Mary Finney, Olivia Manternach and Emma Willenborg.
Casketbearers for Lloyd will be Jonathan Weber, Kevin Weber, Cole Manternach, Curtis Manternach, Ben Turnis, Brian Turnis, Michael Manternach and Thomas Manternach.
He was born July 30, 1941 in Monticello, son of Clem and Mary (Gudenkauf) Manternach. He received his education in the former St. Mary School in Cascade. On Nov. 19, 1960 he was united in marriage to Lois A. Trumm, daughter of John and Elizabeth Trumm at St. Mary Catholic Church in Cascade. He was employed at the John Deere Dubuque Works from 1964 until retiring in 1992. He then owned and operated Lloyd’s small engine repair in Worthington. He enjoyed working at Victory Ford in Dyersville from 2004-2018.
He and Lois enjoyed spending time with their family, camping, attending polka festivals, took great pride in their children and grandchildren and loved attending their events.
He was a member of the Army National Guard from Aug. 1959-May 1967. He served on the Worthington City Council from 1994-1996 and again from 2013 to 2016 and as Mayor from 1996 to 2000. He was a member of St. Paul’s Parish for which he also served on the Parish council and the school board.
He is survived by his wife, Lois Manternach, of Worthington; seven children, Lisa (Alan) Umbenhower, of Chariton and their children, Jonathan (Lindsey) Weber, Kevin Weber, Dana Weber (fiancé, Robbie Clark), Troy and Christina Umbenhower; Todd (Sue) Manternach, of Cedar Rapids and their children, Cole (Hannah) Manternach, Ashlyn Manternach (fiancé, Breon Hawthorne), Darby Manternach, and Reese Manternach; Roger (Susanne) Manternach, of Brownsburg, Ind. and their children Abbie (Ryan) McNew, Curtis (Megan) Manternach, Mary (Logan) Finney; Janet (Steve) Turnis, of Monticello and their children, Ben (Emily) Turnis, Laura (Cody) Zumbach and Brian Turnis; Paul (Jill) Manternach, of Clear Lake and their children, Olivia, Michael, Thomas and Marie Manternach; Sarah (Tony) Donovan, of Worthington and their children, Emma and Grace Willenborg; Carol (Dan) Wetlaufer, of Cedar Falls and their children, Anna and Sean Wetlaufer; 10 great-grandchildren and one on the way; six siblings, Dolores (Pat) McQuillen and Phil (Nikki) Manternach both of Cascade, Urban (Linda) Manternach, of Dubuque, Madonna Riesberg, of Dyersville, Marilyn (Steve) Skahill, of East Dubuque, Ill., Carol (Pete) Dolan, of Dubuque; brothers and sisters-in-law, George Knepper, of Cascade, Dorothy Yanda, of Anamosa, Betty Trumm and Ida Trumm, both of Cascade.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his parents-in-law; a son-in-law, Jerry Weber; a brother-in-law, Donald Riesberg; a sister-in-law, Ellen Manternach; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Fred and Mary Reiter, Alma Knepper, Lawrence Yanda, Leroy and Mary Clara Trumm and Rosene Trumm, Millie and Edwin Hosch, Robert Trumm and John Trumm; and a nephew, Nick Trumm.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.reifffuneralhomeinc.com