Lloyd E Deierling, 87, of Moberly MO, formerly of Brunswick,MO, died Wednesday July 15, 2020. He was born February 1, 1933 in Queen City, MO, the son of Boyd and Lula Grace (Jackson) Deierling.
On September 5, 1953 he married Dana J. Meyer in Brunswick, MO. She preceded him in death on December 10, 2000. He was also preceded in death by his parents and a sister and brother in law Marguerite and David Bates.
Survivors include a God child Christina Danae Green, of Marceline, MO, nephew Larry Bates and his wife Lynda, of Des Moines, IA, great nephew Eric Bates, and a great niece Kayla Bates of Des Moines, IA, other nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends, including a special friend, Gladys Moore of Moberly, MO.
Mr. Deierling had 38 years of service as Agent-Telegrapher and Divisional Train Dispatcher with the Wabash, N&W and N&S Railroads at Moberly. He served in the United States Army from 1953-1955. After military service he was a resident of Brunswick from 1955 until moving to Moberly in 1966.
He was a member of the United Methodist Church.
He was a member of the National Association of Retired and Veteran Railway Employees, Moberly Unit 165. He was a supporter of “The Missouri Association of State Troopers Emergency Relief Society.”
He was deeply interested in history and was a member of the Randolph County Historical Society, the Chariton County Historical Society, Life Member of the State Historical Society of Missouri, and a Life Member of the Society of Paper Money Collectors.
He was a numismatist and specialized in researching the history of Missouri National Banks and their notes of issue from 1863 to 1935. He was a contributing Editor to “National Bank Notes” by Don E. Kelly. For many years he gave presentations to area High Schools, Civic Clubs, Historical Societies as well as bank displays regarding America’s financial history.
Memorials are suggested to the Brunswick United Methodist Church, Brunswick Christian Church, or the Elliott Grove Cemetery, Brunswick, MO.
Services honoring Lloyd’s life were held at the Brunswick Christian Church. Committal prayer and burial followed in the Elliott Grove Cemetery, Brunswick, MO.