Edgar G. McLoud Sr., 59, of Dundee, died Sunday, February 25, 2018 at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital, Penn Yan.

Honoring his wishes, there are no prior calling hours. A celebration of his life will be held at the convenience of the family on a date to be announced.

Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice, or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memorial & Honor Program, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105-1905.

Edgar was born February 23, 1959 in Canandaigua, the son of Raymond McLoud and the late Joyce M. Longwell McLoud. On July 5, 2013 in Himrod, he married the former Dana L. Horton Dillon. A landscaper by passion, he was a former employee of Geneva Country Club, and Seneca Lake Country Club, both in Geneva; as well as having worked for many private home owners. He was happiest when working as one of God’s Gardeners, but when not working he enjoyed camping, fishing, and riding ATVs.

He is survived by his wife, Dana L. McLoud at home; six children, Edgar G. “Chooch” (Tara Gray) McLoud Jr. of Penn Yan, Jamie Lynn Hansburger of Dansville, Aaron Joyce of Elmira,  Jeffery S. (Valerie Hollested) Dillon of Perry, Jennifer L. Naylor of Penn Yan, and Justin L. Dillon of Dundee; his father, Raymond (Jane) McLoud of Penn Yan; two brothers, Willard “Bill” (Suzanne) McLoud of Lakemont, and Kevin (Erika Holland) McLoud of Penn Yan; a sister, Sarah (Justin Coats) McLoud-Gaylord of Cohocton; 10 grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was predeceased by his mother, Joyce M. Dewey; and three brothers, Raymond W. McLoud, Harry G. McLoud, and  Howard E. McLoud.

Arrangements were entrusted to the Baird Funeral Home, 36 Water Street, Dundee. Online condolences can be sent by visiting www.bairdfuneralhomedundee.com.