Howard E. Cloyd

April 15, 2015

Howard E. Cloyd (BS Elec Egr '49) of Frankfort, Ky., died Nov. 8, 2014. He was 91.

He was born in Detroit to the late James R. and Dorothy VanAken Cloyd on June 27, 1923.

He earned a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from MSU in 1949. He worked as a manufacturing engineer for Trig Engineering. He was a member of the Kiwanis Club and a former Scoutmaster. He was also a member and elder at First Presbyterian Church in Frankfort.

He is survived by his wife, Katherine Olson Cloyd; daughter, Pamela Cloyd (Joseph W. Jr.) Green; son, Gary (Patty) Cloyd; grandchildren, Katie Green Baldwin, Joseph Whitney Green, III, Ben Cloyd and Andy Cloyd; and great grandchildren, Jack Baldwin and Janie Mae Baldwin.

Services were Nov. 13, 2014, at the First Presbyterian Church of Frankfort. Memorial contributions may be made to the First Presbyterian Church or the Kiwanis Foundation www.kiwanis.org.