Lloyd Ostendorf Jr
(1921 - 2000)
Lloyd Ostendorf, Jr. was active/lived in Ohio. Lloyd Ostendorf Jr is known for painting, cartoons, drawing, commercial art, writing, teaching.
Biography Lloyd Ostendorf, Jr.
Following is the Chicago Tribune obituary of Lloyd Ostendorf.
Lloyd Ostendorf, 79, an artist and a historian of Abraham Lincoln who wrote five books about the former president, died of heart problems Oct. 27 in his Oakwood, Ohio, home. Mr. Ostendorf was 12 years old when he first began to draw Lincoln's face, said his daughter, Roxanne McDade. "That fascination became not only a hobby, but a career and a lifestyle. As he drew him, he wanted to know more about him," she said.
After high school graduation, Mr. Ostendorf attended his hometown's art institute. He later served in the U.S. Army Air Corps. After the war, he took a job as a commercial artist for the Journal Herald in Dayton and worked with cartoonist Milton Ca
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