Todd Glenn Lloyd, age 51 of Birmingham, formerly of Clare, passed away Monday, January 6, 2014 from injuries received in an airplane accident in Boyne City. Perishing with Todd in the accident was his life partner Christopher Neumann. Todd was born the son of Jerry Wood and Kathleen (Doherty) Lloyd on February 27, 1962 in Mt. Pleasant. Todd was a Entrepreneur owning and operating Linen Hero Chair Covers and Linens in Madison Heights, a linen rental company, and Top That! Event in Livonia, an event planning firm. He was a member of N.A.C.E., T.K.E. and I.S.E.S. Todd was very accomplished in the hospitality industry; he had won many awards and served in many capacities over the past years, including: 2006 NACE Affiliate Member of the Year, 2008 and 2009 WDIV Detroit, Vote 4 the Best, Rentals Category Winner, 2008 NACE Michael Havens Award, 2010 NACE Lifetime Achievement Award, 2011 NACE National CPC Board Vice Chair Event Professional, 2009-2010 NACE Greater Detroit President, 2013 Michigan Meetings & Events Hall of Fame Lifetime Achievement Award.
Todd is survived by his mother Kathleen (William) McNerney of Lake; his sisters Patricia (Bryan) Lloyd Davis of Clare and Rachel Torok (Justin Gomillion) of Royal Oak; seven nieces and nephews Bryan Austin Davis, Maggie Torok, Lauren and Tyler Davis, Carter, Hugh and Adia Gomillion. Todd was predeceased by his father Jerry on January 4, 1971.
Services will take place on Friday, January 10, 2014 at the St. Cecilia Catholic Church at 11:00 A.M. with Rev. Prentice A. Tipton, Jr. officiating. Burial will be held in the St. Cecilia Catholic Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family on Thursday at the Clare Chapel of Stephenson-Wyman Funeral Home from 2-4 and 6-9 P.M. with a Vigil Service to be held at 8 P.M. on-line condolences may be made at www.stephenson-wyman.com