September 6, 1936 – December 8, 2017

Lloyd Samuel Tarr, 81, of Wheeler, Illinois, passed away at 7:25 a.m., Friday, December 8, 2017, at Evergreen Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Effingham, Illinois.

Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m., Saturday, December 16, 2017, at the Meyer Funeral Home in Dieterich, Illinois, with Mike Knepper officiating. Burial will be in the Wheeler Cemetery in Wheeler, Illinois. Visitation will be held 1 hour before the service at the funeral home. The obituary can be viewed and condolences left at

Lloyd was born on September 6, 1936, in Richland County, Illinois, the son of John and Winfred (Davis) Tarr. Lloyd was retired from farming and enjoyed caring for his animals.

Lloyd is survived by his sisters, Louise (Larry) Kremer of Channahon and Marilyn Kibler of Plainfield.

Lloyd was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Lawrence and Bill Tarr.