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Lloyd Andrew Shabaiash

Lloyd Andrew Shabaiash

Born: Sun., Sep. 8, 1957

Died: Sun., Mar. 16, 2014

Lloyd Andrew Shabaiash, "Nazhikewigaabaw", 56, of Hinckley, MN began his spiritual journey on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at St. Mary's Medical Center in Duluth. He entered this world in Sandstone, MN on September 8, 1957 the son of Joseph and Delphine (Benjamin) Shabaiash.

Lloyd loved being with children, spending time with his girls and his grandchildren. He was quite a joker who always had a funny comeback for everything. Lloyd really enjoyed watching his old movies which mainly included westerns like Billy Jack, Bonanza and John Wayne films. He liked to listen to country music and some of his favorites were Patty Lovelace, Leanne Rhymes and Shania Twain.

Family that Lloyd joins are his parents Joseph and Delphine and two of his brothers David and Dennis.

Those left behind to miss his spirit are his daughters; Sandra (Lon) and Sonya, brothers; Joe of Sawyer, Daniel (Pam) of Cloquet, Rodney of Sawyer, Les of Pine City, Roy of Hinckley, Donald of Cloquet, and Delbert (Billie Jo) of Sawyer, sisters; Linda of Cloquet, Lois of Sawyer, Rosalie (Neil) of St. Paul, and Ruth (Bill) of St. Paul, grandchildren; Dakotah, Jacob, Javier, Guadalupe and Graciella, a very close and longtime friend Paul Diver, many nieces and nephews, other relatives and many friends.

A wake for Lloyd will begin at 4:00 p.m., on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 and will continue until the 10:00 a.m., service on Thursday, March 20 all held at the Fond du Lac Head Start Gym. Spiritual leader will be Lee Staples. Pallbearers will be Brain "Muck" Shabaiash, Keith Diver, Sr., Darrell "Deebo" Shabaiash, Paul Diver, Craig Shabaiash, Delbert "Lil Del" Shabaiash, and Dereck Ray Diver. Interment will be in the St. Mary and Joseph's Catholic Cemetery in Sawyer.

Lloyd's care has been entrusted to Northern Peace Funeral Home of Walker, MN. Online condolences for the family may be given at


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