Lyle J. Lyerla

September 19, 1940 ~ March 26, 2020 (age 79)


Lyle J. Lyerla, 79, of Worden, Illinois, passed away at 10:15 PM on Thursday, March 26, 2020 in Alton, Illinois. He was born September 19, 1940 in Raymond, Illinois, son of the late Warren & Nellie (Malloy) Lyerla. He married Violet Schneider on June 5, 1961 in Alton, Illinois & she survives.

Lyle was a Builder/Developer & the Owner/Operator of Wildewood Construction in Worden, Illinois. He was also a U.S. Army veteran & a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Staunton, Illinois.

Surviving are his wife – Violet Lyerla of Worden, IL; a daughter – Lisa (Jeff) Wolbert of Jacksonville, FL; a son – Patrick (Carrie) Lyerla of Worden, IL; 6 grandchildren – Nicole (Matt) Nowitzki, Eric Deininger, Jordan (Josh) Brown, J.T. Wolbert, Katy Deininger, & Lauren Lyerla; 4 great grandsons – Bradley, Barrett, Brody, & Blake Nowitzki; a sister – Helen Maedge of Staunton, IL; & several nieces & nephews also survive. Besides his parents, Lyle was preceded in death by a daughter – Laura Deininger; a sister – Ann Hooker; & brothers – Lee Martin & Warren Lyerla.

Memorial Services will be held at a later date. Memorials are suggested to either St. Michael’s Stained Glass Window Restoration Fund or to the charity of the donor’s choice.

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Family to do services at later date


Charity of the Donor's Choice

St. Michael's Catholic Church - Stained Glass Window Fund
428 E. North St., Staunton IL 62088

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