BLOOMINGTON - Floyd M. Partridge, 87, of 601 E. Grove St., Bloomington, died at 4 a.m. Saturday (Feb. 25, 2006) at BroMenn Regional Medical Center, Normal.
His funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Carmody-Flynn Williamsburg Funeral Home, Bloomington, with Rev. Debra Bengtson-Ahrendt officiating. Burial will be in Park Hill Cemetery, Bloomington. Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church, Normal.
He was born Aug. 16, 1918, in Cornell, the son of William M. and Ida Mae Patterson Partridge. He married Doris Wilson on March 16, 1946, in Bloomington. She died Nov. 1, 1969.
Survivors include one daughter, Carol (George) Kletz, Bloomington; two grandsons, Chad Kletz, Normal, and Derek (Becky) Kletz, Bloomington; one great-grandchild; and one sister, Ruth Ann (Steve) Tudor, Bloomington.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Glenn and Robert Partridge.
Floyd graduated from Pontiac High School. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, serving in 132nd Infantry. Floyd began his career as a milkman with Little Boss Dairy Company and retired in 1980 from Laesch Dairy with over 30 years in the dairy business. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Normal.
Floyd was an avid Cub fan, and he loved his family.