Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

December 28, 2012

Lloyd W. Andeway


Daily Iowegian

PROMISE CITY — Lloyd W. Andeway, 96, of Promise City, and a former resident of Centerville, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, at Continental Care Center in Seymour.

He was born the son of Bastian and Hulda (Wymore) Andeway on Dec. 15, 1916 in Rose Hill. He attend the What Cheer Community Schools in What Cheer.

He served his country during WWII in the United States Army from September of 1942 until his honorable discharge in February of 1946.  On Dec. 21, 1963, Lloyd was united in marriage to Iris White in Unionville, Mo. He was a farmer and he farmed near Plano for many years.  

Lloyd was preceded in death by: his parents; a brother, Omer Andeway; two sisters, Lucille Davis and Evelyn Andeway; along with a son-in-law, Bob L. Shadden.

He is survived by: his wife, Iris Andeway of Promise City; a daughter, Sonya Swan and her husband, Tom of Promise City; step-sons, Larry Cowan and his wife, Karen of Cincinnati, Gary Cowan and his wife, Bernadine of Centerville and Lyle Cowan and his wife, Betty Lou of Cincinnati; step-daughter, Rose Mary Shadden of Davenport; grandchildren, T.J. Swan and his fiancé, Amanda Halferty and Hannah Swan; 10 step-grandchildren; a great-grandchild, Lila Swan; and several great step-grandchildren; as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 29 at the Schmidt Family Funeral Home in Centerville with Kevin Poole officiating.  Burial with full military honors will follow at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery near Cincinnati. Visitation will be held today at the funeral home from 2-7 p.m. with the family present from 5-7 p.m.

Memorials may be made to Pleasant Hill Cemetery and can be left or mailed to the funeral home.

The Schmidt Family Funeral Home of Centerville has been entrusted with the services for the Andeway family and condolences can be sent at: schmidtfamilyfuneralhome.com.