August 22, 1923 – June 20, 2011
Ron Lyle, beloved husband of Frances Lyle of Calgary, passed away on June 20, 2011 at the age of 87 years.
Ron was born in Gouldtown, SK to Eric and Irene Lyle. He was one of six children. He spent much of his childhood growing up near Bergen, AB. Ron served overseas in WWII for 3 ½ years and returned to begin his thirty-two year career as a Forest Ranger with the Alberta Forest Service. After an early retirement to BC he then joined the BC Forest Service where he worked until the age of 65. Ron and Fran moved to Calgary to be closer to family. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Besides his loving wife of forty-four years, Ron is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Dianne Lyle and Rick Edel; a son and daughter-in-law, Murray and Tracy Lyle. He is also survived by his brother and sister-in-law, Les and Mary Lyle; and his sister Ethel Hankel.
Relatives and Friends are invited to a gathering in the Clubhouse at Watergrove Mobile Home Park (99 Arbour Lake Road NW), on Friday, June 24, 2011 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. You may forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Ron Lyle, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 Crowfoot Circle N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences