Lloyd P. Buero, 85|
Lloyd P. Buero, 85, of Lake Placid, Fla., was resurrected unto our
Lord on Thursday morning, Jan. 26, 2012. Lloyd died at Florida
Hospital in Lake Placid in the companionship of his loving wife and
He was a native of Wisconsin, born in Milwaukee on Oct. 3, 1926, the
son of Ms. Rose and Michael Buero. After Lloyd graduated from
Washington High School in Milwaukee, he entered and graduated from
the Milwaukee Tech School with an automotive degree. Lloyd enlisted
into the U.S. Army after his school days and fought in the Korean
Conflict. He was discharged after his hitch as a master sergeant and
immediately went into business for himself.
Lloyd founded and operated Brown Deer Auto Body Repair in Brown Deer
for 40 years, lived with family in Cedarburg for many years before
retiring and moving to Pompano Beach, Fla. In 1991, he decided to
come to Lake Placid. Lloyd enjoyed camping, fishing and hunting. He
was a member of St. James Catholic Church.
Lloyd is survived by his wife, Frances Friedl, whom he wed Aug. 22,
1953, in Milwaukee; children, Mary Pat Baggs (Robert) of Lake Placid,
Diane Horstmann, Jeffrey (Tara), James (Shere), all of Pompano Beach,
Fla.; sisters, Jane Kirst and Joan Grobe both of Milwaukee; and he
was blessed with his grandchildren, Sara, Katie and Kelly.
A Christian Memorial Mass was held on Jan. 30 at St. James Catholic
Church with sounding of taps and folding of the colors by a U.S. Army
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to VA Hospital, Attn: Fisher
House, 7305 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach, Fla. 33410.
Arrangements are under the loving devotion of Michael A. Brochetti
Funeral Home 404 Plaza Avenue Lake Placid, Fla., 33852; (863) 465-999.