Lloyd Daniel Tate, Jr.

December 25, 1954 — February 14, 2022

Lloyd Daniel Tate, Jr.

Lloyd Daniel Tate, Jr. was born December 25, 1954, in Perry, Iowa to Lloyd Daniel and Mary Tindrell-Tate, Sr.  He attended Des Moines Public Schools and graduated from the Des Moines Technical High School.

He joined the Army during the Viet Nam War and was stationed in Colorado Springs, Colorado.  Lloyd enjoyed fishing and fishing and fishing.  He was a welder by trade, but he also was a man of many talents.  He was an auto mechanic, a cook, and an all-around handy man.  When Lloyd was not working you could find him listening to all genres of music: 70’s, R&B, and country music.  Lloyd comes from a very large and loving extended family.  The Tindrell, Weavers, Seals, Robinson families and more will all miss him dearly.

On February 14, 2022, Lloyd stepped from time into eternity.  He is preceded in death by his parents, Lloyd Daniel and Mary (Tindrell) Tate, Sr.; and sisters, Ruie Morris, Shirley K. Woods and Mary Ann Russell.

Left to cherish Lloyd’s memories are his children, Mujahid Muhammed, Daniel Lee Tate, Lloyd Daniel (TJ) Tate, III and stepson, Rick Clark; sisters, Diane Seals, Opal Smith and Debbie Martin; brothers, John (Linda) Tate and David (Dana) Tate along with a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.  Special thanks to his niece, Sherry (Keith) Tate-Hawkins for her love, support, advice and assistance.

Tribute Service

Saturday, February 26, 2022


Henderson's Highland Park Funeral Home

3500 6th Ave. - Des Moines, Iowa 50313


*Masks are required for all attendees. Social Distancing will strongly be encouraged.

*This service will be made available via Facebook Live on the Henderson's Highland Park Funeral Home's Facebook page (@hendersonsfuneralhome) on Saturday, February 26, 2022 beginning at 3pm. Please "Like" or "Follow" our page for access.

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Tribute Service

Saturday, February 26, 2022

Starts at 3:00pm

Henderson's Highland Park Funeral Home

3500 6th Ave, Des Moines, IA 50313

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