D. PATRICK LOYDServed in the National GuardD. Patrick Loyd, 75, died Nov. 2, 2012 at Laurel Lake surrounded by his family and friends.He was born in Wichita, Kan. to the late Dossie and Faye (Reed) Loyd. He graduated from Kansas State University and married Catherine (Newman) on Jan. 11, 1958. He served in the National Guard for 11 years and he spent 31 years working at GE Lighting. He retired to the Cleveland area in 1996. Mr. Loyd was preceded in death by his parents, his only brother, and his wife, Catherine, of 46 years. He is survived by his three children, Marcia (McFlynn) Wright, Pamela (Ron) Balawender and David (Andrea) Loyd; and his eight grandchildren, McKenna, Ahleah, Brooke, Cassie, Drew, Dillon, Dianna and Davey.A service with reception following for his Laurel Lake friends took place at the Serenity Chapel at Laurel Lake. A celebration of life for family and friends took place at the Hampton Inn in Stow.Memorial contributions may be made to Crossroads Hospice of Northeast Ohio or the Laurel Lake foundation. Redmon Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.