Obituary for Lloyd Polk
Lloyd Eugene Polk of Desert Hot Springs, CA, was born on August 15, 1923 in Elvins, MO. A son of the late Ozie Harold Polk and the late Bertha Leora Meadows Polk. Lloyd departed this life on March 10, 2018 having reached the age of ninety-four years, six months and twenty-three days. Lloyd was united in marriage to Dorothy Theresa Cordia Polk on January 24, 1948 and were blessed with two sons.
Lloyd is survived by his two sons; Thomas Alexander Polk of San Francisco, California and Jerome Polk and wife Katie of Desert Hot Springs, California. In addition to his parents, Lloyd was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Theresa Polk.
Lloyd served to protect the United States of America in the United States Navy. He entered into service July 2, 1957 and retired out of service after twenty-six years, ten months and four days. Lloyd received the Navy Unit Commendation Medal and the National Defense Service Medal during his time in the service. Upon retirement, Lloyd had reached rank Lieutenant Commander.