Loyd A. Wallis

May 16, 1927 - May 18, 2020

Loyd's Obituary

U.S. Veteran  

Loyd A. Wallis, age 93, a resident of Wheaton, IL, passed away May 18, 2020.  He was born May 16, 1927 in St. Louis County, Missouri to Herman & Jennie (Johnson) Wallis .

Loyd served in the US Army in Japan during World War II and in the reserves during the Korean War.  He was a graduate of the Art Institute of Chicago and worked as a commercial artist.  He was married to Nellie Iwema for 54 years.  He is survived by his son, John (Joan) Wallis of West Chicago, and brother, Charles of Webster Groves, Mo.  He was preceded in death by son James and wife Nellie. 

Burial is private at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, Illinois. 

Memorial gifts may be directed to Pacific Garden Mission, PO Box 7436 Chicago, IL 60680-7436.

Family and friends may sign a guest book at hultgrenfh.com. For more information, please call Hultgren Funeral Home at 630-668-0027.