Lyle Gordon Byers
33rd Degree Scottish Rite Mason

Lyle Byers of South Mountain passed away peacefully at home on Tues., Sept. 27, 2016 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was 68.
He was the beloved husband of Gloria (nee Henderson). He was the loving Dad of Vicky Byers (Paul Morgan), Bill (Angela) Byers, and Kelly (Clarence) Holmes, and the cherished Grandpa of Chloe and Halee Preston; Owen Byers; and Murray and Minnie Holmes. Lyle was the loved brother of Lorne, Marjorie Scott (the late Clifford), Mal (the late Donalda), the late Melba, Hazel Arrillaga (the late David), Shirley Wiggins (the late Ralph), Edythe Cartier (the late Earl), Norma Sutherland (Jim), Wayne (Barbara), Carl (Pam), and Al (Lynn). He will be lovingly remembered by the Henderson family, and many nieces and nephews.
Lyle rested at the funeral home he built, Byers Funeral Home Inc., 2990 Church St. in South Mountain (613-989-3836) from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm on Thurs., Sept. 29 with a Masonic service held at 6:30 pm. The funeral service was held at the Mountain Township Agricultural Hall, 2967 Lough Rd. in South Mountain, on Fri., Sept. 30 at 11 am, followed by interment at Maple Ridge Cemetery in Chesterville.
By family request, donations may be made to Winchester District Memorial Hospital or the Shriners Hospital Transportation Fund.
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