It is with great sadness we announce Lyle Ross (Oscar) McKenzie, age 79, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on May 20, 2019 at the U of A Hospital in Edmonton, AB.
Lyle was born on November 12, 1939 in Edmonton, AB to Oscar and Kathleen McKenzie. He is survived by his children Wayne (Marca), Nikki (Steve), Trisha (JP); grandchildren Marina, Chase and Mason; his siblings Hugh (Gail), Marilyn (Larry) and many relatives and friends. He is predeceased by his wife Gloria; parents Oscar and Kathleen; siblings Everitt and Ron. Lyle will be sadly missed for his kind heart, his sense of humour and by all who knew him.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Chateau Vitaline staff in Beaumont, AB where he resided for the past several years, and to the doctors and nurses in the emergency department and Unit 5 D3 at the U of A Hospital, for providing care and support during his final days.
The Celebration of Lyle’s Life will be held on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at the Best Western Denham Inn & Suites (Marquis Room), 5207 – 50 Avenue, Leduc, AB.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to the Heart and Stroke Foundation in memory of Lyle.