• Thursday, December 13
    12:00pm - 1:00pm
Thursday, December 13
1:00pm at Marshall Memorial United Church
Lloyd Oakes

September 3, 1927 - December 7, 2018

Oakes, Lloyd Horning BA ARCT UE
Peacefully at Wentworth Lodge on Friday, December 7, 2018, Lloyd Oakes aged 91, beloved husband of Gloria (nee Sheppard) UE and loving father of four sons, David (Nancy), Daniel, Peter and Jamie (Ravinder). Grandfather of Brandon, Ayreal, Jaya, Ruby and Rohan. Survived by sister Ruth Donovan of Port Stanley, and many nephews and nieces. Predeceased by his parents James and Naomi (Horning) Oakes, and siblings Gordon, George and Jean Hostein. Respected music teacher and church organist, and member of The Scottish Rite where he played the organ for over sixty years. Past Master of Meridian Lodge, Ancaster and honorary president of The Duet Club of Hamilton. Visitation will be on Thursday, December 13th from 12:00-1:00pm at MARSHALL MEMORIAL UNITED CHURCH, 20 Gilbert Avenue, Ancaster, the Memorial Service will begin at 1:00pm. Arrangements entrusted to the M.A Clark & Sons Funeral Home 905-383-3323. Memorial donations are welcomed to Marshall Memorial Church.The family is grateful to Wentworth Lodge for the compassionate care given to Lloyd by staff members from every department
Book of Condolences
Mark Clark

Posted on: December 13, 2018

LLoyd was a true gentleman.It was always a pleasure working with him for many years.He was always very quick to pick up any music that was asked of him to play.His wit and humor was always enjoyed by all.

My condolences go out to his family.

Mark Clark
Claire Hayman Lincoln

Posted on: December 12, 2018

Dear Gloria,
I was saddened to read about Lloyd's death. You both made such a great team and he will be sadly missed by all who knew him.
Christine (Bartolini) Chappel

Posted on: December 11, 2018

Mr Oakes was one of my teachers at Mt Hope Public School back in the late 60’s and early 70’s, always so kind, extremely talented on the piano - although none rubbed off. He has always stayed in my memories of school.
Frans Compeer and Betty Compeer, UE

Posted on: December 10, 2018

Our condolences to Gloria and the family.
Frans and Betty, Victoria, BC.
William Terry, UE

Posted on: December 8, 2018

Dear Gloria;
I was indeed sorry to learn of Lloyd's passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers at this sad and difficult time.