Lloyd W. Gifford, Sr.


Lloyd W. Gifford, Sr., 78 passed away on Monday, November 1, 2021. He was born in Amsterdam, NY on June 19, 1943 to Hazel and Floyd Gifford. Lloyd was a heavy equipment operator for the Town of Providence for many years. He was a lifelong farmer and enjoyed chasing his cows and baling hay. When he wasn’t working on the farm he could be found at farm auctions and antique engine shows.

He was predeceased by his parents Hazel and Floyd. Lloyd is survived by his wife Barbara; his son Lloyd Gifford Jr. (Jacquelyn Wall) and their daughter Hailey Gifford of Porter Corners; his daughter Tanya Gifford and her sons Jon and Kyle of Troy; his sister Rosie Gemmiti of Charlton; and his beloved cows.

Relatives and friends are invited to a graveside service 1pm Friday, November 12 at Barkersville Cemetery, South Line Road, Galway. Memorial contributions in memory of Lloyd may be made to the Galway Ambulance Corp.

Guest Book

Elaine Tusing

I will always remember his smile. His smile brightened his face and my day. I will truly miss passing him on his tractor and our short talks. I feel blessed having both Lloyd and his wife Barbara in my life. Rest in peace my friend.

Dick and Joanna Cummings

So sorry for your loss, he was one of the good guys.

James Gaba

Our condolences to the Gifford family. Lloyd was good man .I worked many hours with Lloyd. R.I.P. Lloyd.

Michael Jazwinski

Sorry for the loss of Lloyd, he was always easy going and very friendly.