Boyd James "Toby" Lyle, age 81, of Punxsutawney, PA passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at Mulberry Square in Punxsutawney.
Toby was born on September 16, 1936 in Corsica, PA. He was the son of the late Boyd A. and Amanda N. Dodson Lyle. Boyd was a high school graduate and attended elementary school at Corsica, PA. He was a veteran serving with the US Marine Corps. Toby was a heavy equipment operator for C & K Coal Company where he retired.
He enjoyed hunting and fishing, watching sports, and his dogs.
He is survived by two sons, Darren "Anne" Lyle of Brookville, and Brian "Amy" Lyle of Punxsutawney; a daughter, Teresa Bish of DuBois; two sisters, Lois Jean Leadbetter, and Mildred Stahlman; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Along with his parents, Toby is preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and Arthur Lyle, and a sister, Elizabeth M. Aaron.
Per the family's wishes, there will be no public visitation. A memorial service for the Immediate family will be held at a later date. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Furlong Funeral Home, 50 Broad Street, Summerville, PA.
The family suggests memorials be made to Mulberry Square Elder Care and Rehabilitation Center, 411 W. Mahoning Street, Punxsutawney, PA 15767.
Friends and family may leave online condolences, light a memorial candle, order flowers, and obtain additional information at www.furlongfuneralhome.com.