Lloyd L. Specht, age 92, of Piqua, passed away Friday, April 19, 2019, at his rural Piqua home. Lloyd was born on April 21, 1926, in Piqua, to Carl E. Specht and Mary Louise Konen Specht.
Lloyd attended school in Piqua, Neosho Falls, and Iola. He joined the Army and served his country from 1944 to 1946. Lloyd and Rose Matilda Tillie Wille were married on June 9, 1952.
A highlight of Lloyds life was to travel to Washington, D.C., on the Honor Flight in 2008. Lloyd was met there by World War II veteran and former U.S. Senator Bob Dole.
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