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Switzer, Lloyd
October 5, 1931 - March 19, 2018
Service:Saturday, April 14, 2018
2:00 pm
A celebration of Lloyd’s life will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #8, Rocky Mountain House, AB at 2:00 PM.
Notice:  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Lloyd’s name to the charity of the donor’s choice.

Obituary

Switzer, Lloyd
1931 – 2018
Lloyd Switzer passed away peacefully on March 19, 2018 at the Rocky Mountain House Hospital, Rocky Mountain House, Alberta at the age of 86 years.
Lloyd was born on October 5, 1931 to Benjamin and Anna Switzer in Hazenmore, Saskatchewan. He was one of 8 children, 4 boys and 4 girls. Lloyd spent his early years farming in Hazenmore until he moved in 1958 to Elbow, Saskatchewan to operate the local hotel, where he met and married Eva Hagen in 1960. Lloyd and Eva returned to farming and raising their three boys. In 1976, Lloyd and his family moved to Rocky Mountain House, Alberta where he worked at various positions until his retirement from Alberta Forestry in 1994. Lloyd loved the mountains and exploring Canada, travelling to many remote designations including Alaska, NWT, East and West Coasts.
Lloyd is survived by his loving wife, of 57 years, Eva, his sons: Kemis (Maureen), Arno (Lisa), their children Ryan and Tyler; and Jason. Older brother Fred (Marg) Switzer and sisters-in-law Joyce Switzer and Doreen Hagen.
Lloyd was predeceased by his parents, 6 of his siblings, 6 brothers-in-law, 2 sisters in-law and 2 nieces.
A celebration of Lloyd’s life will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #8, Rocky Mountain House at 2:00 PM.
Cremation entrusted to the Rocky Funeral Home and Crematorium, Rocky Mountain House, Alberta.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to your favorite charity.
Rocky and Sylvan Lake Funeral Homes and Crematorium, your Golden Rule Funeral Homes, entrusted with the arrangements. 403-845-2626

Condolences

Evelyn Chanig :
Our condolences to all the switzer family. Peace be with you
Reta Shaw:
sorry to hear of your loss, best wishes to you and your family

Leone Stacheruk:
Sorry for your loss. 9
Cecile (O'Brien) Spurrier:
Eva & family,

So sorry for your loss.
Larry & Donna Smith:
Your father was a wonderful man. Having three great sons: Kemis, Arno and Jason, you made him a proud and happy man! May the sadness and grieving pass and loving memories prevail.
Beth Novak:
So sorry for your loss. Condolences to you and your family.
Beth
Bob Spooner:

Hey Eva and everybody,

I'm sorry to hear this news.Lloyd was a very nice man.My condolences and thinking of you all during this difficult time.Take care.

Kim Fleming (Bolton):
Eva, Kemis, Arno and Jason,
I am so sorry to hear of Lloyd's passing. He was such a kind, sweet, peaceful man. I can still see that twinkle in his eye, observing our crazy shinangans. I have fond memories of when we were kids with you both. I know he is missed and has left such a big hole on your heart. May God give you peace and comfort in the days ahead - Love Kim
Alice Achter:
Eva, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My condolences to you and your family.
Judi Ross:
awe I’m so sorry to see this Jason. Thinking of you in this time of loss . Sending strength and love to you and your family. Your father looks as though a kind soul.. he will be missed by many. My sincer condolences

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