Lyle Edward Wilcox

Lyle Edward Wilcox

Birth
Pawnee City, Pawnee County, Nebraska, USA
Death 7 Aug 2015 (aged 84)
Springfield, Lane County, Oregon, USA
Burial Springfield, Lane County, Oregon, USA
Memorial ID 150725380 · View Source
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Lyle Wilcox

Lyle Wilcox was born September 12, 1930 to Ernest and Addie Wilcox in Pawnee City, Nebraska. He passed away on August 7, 2015. He was the eleventh of twelve children. He graduated from Table Rock High School in 1948 where he loved and excelled in sports. After graduation Lyle joined the U.S. Army and while stationed in Columbus Georgia in 1952, he met the love of his life June Brasher. They were married on July 8, 1954. They made their home in Springfield, Oregon where they lived happily together for 61 years. Lyle was devoted to his two daughters Kathy (George) and Carrie (Greg) as well as his extended family of nieces and nephews. The apple of his eye and pride and joy was his grandson Marcus. Lyle loved to spend time with Marcus, teaching him, watching him golf, and just being proud of the young man he has become. Lyle was also blessed with four step grandchildren Crystal, Steve (Rebecca), Janice and George Jr. Lyle loved to camp, work in his yard, help others, attend family gatherings and cheer on his Oregon Ducks. Lyle's positive spirit, deep faith in God, and infectious smile defined who he was. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him. He is survived by his loving wife and family. Lyle is also survived by two older sisters, Ruth Anderson and Dorothy Hanna both of Nebraska. He was preceded by his parents, six brothers and four sisters. All are welcome to attend his memorial service on Monday August 17th at 2:00 pm at Northwood Christian Church in Springfield. Donations in his memory can be made to The Christian Deaf Center c/o Dean Gable 85 Irving Road Eugene, Oregon 97404.



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  • Maintained by: Carrie Farset
  • Originally Created by: Jan
  • Added: 14 Aug 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 150725380
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lyle Edward Wilcox (12 Sep 1930–7 Aug 2015), Find A Grave Memorial no. 150725380, citing Springfield Memorial Gardens, Springfield, Lane County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Carrie Farset (contributor 49232165) .