Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1931

LOYD F. LANDTROOP, 88, of Ranger, TX died on June 17, 2001, with interment in Evergreen Cemetery at Ranger. He was born on Oct. 5, 1912 in Bosque County, Texas to G.F. & Edith (Lester) Landtroop. Loyd grew up in Ranger and was a graduate of Ranger High School. He married Helen Savage in April of 1935 in Mineral Wells. She preceded him in death on Sept. 26, 1990. Mr. Landtroop worked for Ranger Machine Company starting when he was 18 years old until the company closed. He later worked for Lone Star Gas as a machinist. When he retired he opened his own machine shop. He was a member of Second Baptist Church. He enjoyed working in the machine shop and gardening. Survivors at the time of his death are two sons, James Landtroop (RHS-1957) of Ranger and Michael Landtroop (RHS-1966) of San Antonio; a daughter, Linda Harris (RHS-1961) of Ranger; one brother, Raymond Landtroop (RHS-1938) of Irving; four granddaughters and 5 grandsons; 12 great-grand- children; and numerous nieces and nephews.