LLOYD W. BROOME (Deceased)
Inducted: August 15, 1980 in La Porte, IN
Date of Birth: July 19, 1918 in La Porte
High School Attended: La Porte Graduated: 1936
High School Honors: All-State 1936; All-Conference 1935-1936; 12 letters overall in football, baseball, basketball, and track.
College Attended: University of Tennessee Graduated: 1941
College Honors: Played on three udefeated teams (1938-1940); played in Orange Bowl 1938 and Sugar Bowl 1941.
Professional Athletic Background: Drafted by Detroit Lions, but chose business career; played semi-pro baseball in Michiana League and was interviewed by Cleveland Indians baseball team.
Family: Wife, Diana; children, L. Byron, Linda, and David.
Mr. Broome passed away January 12, 2001.