Mr. Loverkamp was a retired letter carrier with the U.S. Postal Service and a member of Zion United Church of Christ of Metropolis.
Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Marie Loverkamp; two daughters, Kay Jones and husband Galan and Ann Windhorst and husband Dale, all of Metropolis; one sister, Lora Mae Kruger of Metropolis; five grandchildren, Wendy Little, Tony Windhorst, Heather Kruger, Eric Windhorst, and Randy Adams; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Fern Arnesman Loverkamp; two brothers-in-law, Clifford Kruger and Ted Heflin; and one sister-in-law, Nina Russell.
Funeral service was held Friday at Miller Funeral Home in Metropolis with Bro. David Wright officiating.
Burial followed at Metropolis Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers were Donald Bunting, Brian Bunting, Everett Bremer, Austin Little, T.J. Little and Dwayne Little.
Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.