March 27, 1943 - October 31, 2016


A Memorial Mass will be held at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at St. Benedict’s Senior Community Chapel in St. Cloud for Lloyd L. Janssen, age 73, of St. Cloud who passed away on Monday, October 31, 2016 at Benet Place in St. Cloud. Reverend Stephen Beauclair, OSB will officiate. Private entombment of the urn will take place at Assumption Cemetery in St. Cloud.
Family and friends may call from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud and one hour prior to services on Wednesday at St. Benedict’s Chapel.

Lloyd was born on March 27, 1943 in Albany, Minnesota to Edmund and Irene (Kascht) Janssen. He grew up in St. Cloud. Lloyd married Clara Ann Blommer on March 21, 1964 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Waite Park. He worked at Miller Auto in the Auto Detailing Center for 45 years, retiring in 2009.

Lloyd enjoyed everything there was about cars, gardening, and watching the Twins and Vikings. He especially loved all the time spent with his family.

He is survived by his children, Jim (Karleen) of Becker, Dawn (Dean) Heitke of St. Cloud, Jason (Candi) of Foley, Josh of St. Cloud; grandchildren, Logan, Taylor and Abby Heitke, Maddie and Kami Janssen, Vince Janssen; sisters and brothers, Jan (Denny) Cariveau of St. Cloud, Bernice (Ron) Ziebol of Circle Pines, Roger (Karen) Janssen of Vancouver, WA, Ken (Lu) Janssen of St. Cloud, Patty (Terry) Partch of St. Cloud, Julie (Tom) Fix of Coon Rapids; and many nieces and nephews.

Lloyd was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Clara in 2015; infant brother Ron; and infant sister Eileen.