Lloyd A. Pinderhughes

Pinderhughes, Lloyd A., 97, a longtime resident of Grosvenor Avenue, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 6 at home. He was the husband of the late Bertha (Wilson) Pinderhughes and the father Michael C. Pinderhughes, of Pawtucket, and Zenobia “Nap” S. Pinderhughes-Reis, of East Providence. Born in Providence, Lloyd was the son of the late Dennard J. & Florence E. (Tolliver) Pinderhughes. Lloyd served in the US Army during WWII. He graduated from Hope High School, in Providence, in 1938 and was an All-American track star. He was a well-respected coach for that sport at Brown University and other schools for many years.  He worked at Wayland Manor, in Providence, as a professional painter for 35 years. He also worked for Brown University’s Department of Facilities Management.  Besides his children, Lloyd is survived by his grandchildren, Lloyd W. and Carlton Pinderhughes, both of East Providence; and multiple great-grandchildren. He will be truly missed by many.  His funeral service will be held on Monday at 11:00 AM in the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Burial with Military Honors will be in the Rhode Island Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Exeter. Calling hours Sunday 5-8.