Lyle AllbrightLyle Allbright, age 99, passed away Sunday, January 21 in Hastings, MI. Lyle was born April 23, 1918 to Oliver and Sarah Allbright in Cohoctah Township, Livingston County. Lyle graduated from Howell High School, then worked on the farm of his brother-in-law. Following the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Lyle enlisted in the U.S. Army and served in Europe until the end of the war. He then returned to the family farm in Cohoctah and worked for Michigan Bell until his retirement in 1983. Lyle married Georgiana Lott in 1954 and raised a son and a daughter. Lyle will be remembered fondly by his family, including nieces and nephews and friends from the Cohoctah Township community and Fowlerville United Brethren Church.
Lyle Allbright was preceded in death by his parents, wife Georgiana, four brothers, and one sister. He is survived by his children, Brian (Connie) of Freeport, MI and Jane (Jerry) Robson of Howell, as well as grandchildren, Sarah and Briana Allbright and Aaron Robson.
Services were held at Herrmann Funeral Home on Thursday, January 25 at 11 am. Visitation was on Wednesday, January 24 from 4-8 pm.
Memorial contributions are welcome for either Great Lakes Caring Hospice or Fowlerville United Brethren Church.