Date of Death
January 15, 2016
Place of Death
A casual gathering of family and friends will be held at the Comstock VFW Post 6252, on Saturday, June 4, 2016, from 12:00 to 3:00 PM.
Age 80, passed away at Borgess Medical Center on Friday, January 15, 2016. He was born in Foley, MN, on July 22, 1935, the son of the late Corodon and Nellie (Reed) Lumbard. Lyle was a hard worker who began providing for his family at a young age. He was an experienced well and pump installer and in 1965, started the Lumbard Pump Sales and Service Company. He rarely took a day off and instilled the value of hard work in his children. When not working, he served his community on the Comstock Parks Board, served as a Trustee for the Comstock Township Board, and was the Comstock Fire Commissioner for a time. Lyle also enjoyed hunting and fishing, camping, and being outdoors. He loved his family and enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren. He leaves them with many happy memories and good values of a life well lived. On October 30, 1954, he married the love of his life, Donna Lumbard, who survives. They enjoyed 61 year of marriage together. Lyle is also survived by four children, Kenneth Lumbard, Lyle (Sharon) Lumbard, Theresa Bagley, Diane Lumbard; eight grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; a brother, Ralph (Jean) Lumbard; many nieces, nephews and friends. He was also preceded in passing by eight brothers and two sisters; a special son-in-law John Bagley.
Memorials may be made to the Salvation Army, c/o the funeral home.