Fifty-five year old Lyle Lilly of Sparwood, BC died suddenly on January 19, 2008. He was born on July 17, 1952 in The Pas, Manitoba to parents Gena and Ken Lilly. Lyle will be dearly missed by his mother Gena, sisters Marlene (Jim) Muir, Charlotte (Randy) Roberts, Janice (Harold) Schwindt and Karen (Ernie) Cook, 10 nieces and nephews and 8 great nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his father Ken in 2002, his great nephew Kieran Vinet in 2005 and his canine companion Bruiser, who he missed terribly when he died. An avid outdoorsman, Lyle loved fishing and gardening. A talented carpenter, he was always busy helping family and friends with their latest projects. Lyle took great pride in his work and his home; everything he did was meticulous. A wonderful son, brother, uncle and friend, he will be forever loved and always remembered. Lyle lived in Langley for many years before moving to Sparwood. A graveside service will be held at the Sparwood Columbarium on January 30th, followed by a reception at the Seniors Drop In Centre. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Lilac Terrace, PO Box 1587, Sparwood, BC, V0B 2G0. Arrangements entrusted to Cherished Memories Funeral Services Ltd.