Lloyd J. Mayville Sr., age 82, of North Bangor passed away Friday, November 9, 2012 at the Franklin County Nursing Home in Malone where he was surrounded by his loving family. He had been a resident since August 31, 1912.
Born July 31, 1930 in North Bangor he was the son of the late Orman and Ethel LaComb Mayville.
He attended school in Brushton.
In 1948 he enlisted and served with the U.S. Air Force, where he served his overseas duty in the Korean Conflict. He was honorably discharged in 1953.
With his expertise in the heating and plumbing business he was employed by the following businesses: Holland Pump in Ogdensburg, the St. Lawrence Seaway, Alcoa Operations in Massena, Seaway Petroleum in Fort Covington, Blacks Plumbing and Heating in Fort Covington, Big Ds Plumbing and Heating, Sears in Malone, Dutchers Construction, Luck Brothers Construction. He was self-employed for many years in the plumbing and heating business and worked for Malone Plumbing and Heating in Malone until his retirement in 1992.
His hobbies included his hobby farm and doing a little fishing. He also enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
He was a member of St. Marys Church in Brushton, a past member of the Knights of Columbus in Fort Covington, and a past member of the Brushton-Moira American Legion.
On January 16, 1950 he was united in marriage to Marie T. LaBombard at Notre Dame Church in Malone. She survives.
Besides his wife of 62 years, he is survived by four sons, Lloyd J. Mayville Jr. of North Bangor, Eugene and Janice Mayville of Brushton, Steven and Christine Mayville of Bombay, and Jamie and Stephanie Mayville of North Bangor; one daughter, Susan and Glendon Winters III of Brushton; 11 grandchildren, Melissa Mayville of Malone, Shannon Mayville and companion Michael McGillicuddy of Chateaugay, Jody and Darren Mackey of Brushton, Stacie and Brian Dabiew of Brushton, Lisa and Barry Clark of North Bangor, Eugene and Alisha Mayville Jr. of Brushton, Sabrina and Kyle Young of Brushton, Christopher and Cayla Mayville of Bombay, Stephanie and Christopher Griffin of Bombay, and Keisha and Dylan Mayville of Malone; and 12 great-grandchildren, Kali Mayville Gratton, Quinn McGillicuddy, Mya and Kyra Mackey, Jayden and Samantha Dabiew, Molly and Barry Jr. Clark, Summer and Meagan Mayville, and Dorian and Cian Griffin; one brother, Lawrence Mayville of Malone; three sisters, Della Brockway of Fort Covington, Elizabeth White Drum of Moira, and Carol and James Langdon of Dickinson Center; and one sister-in-law, Irolean Mayville of Dickinson.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by one son, Tracey Mayville, who died in infancy; brothers Lester, Robert, Harold and Orman; sisters Gladys Pelkey-Keefe, Agnes Roberts, and Alice and Ronald Villnave; and brothers-in-law Gerald LaBombard, Jerome Brockway, Earl White and Andrew Pelkey.
Calling hours were held at the Flint Funeral Home on Monday, November 12, 2012 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 11 a.m. at St. Marys Church in Brushton with the Rev. Christopher J. Looby and Rev. Alfred H. Fish officiating. Burial will be in St. Marys Cemetery in Brushton.
Memorial donations may be made to the North Bangor Fire and Rescue Department or to the Franklin County Nursing Home Activities Fund.
Arrangements are through the Flint Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be made at www.flintfuneralhomeny.com.