Lon M. Boyle

  • BORN: April 29, 1932
  • DIED: February 8, 2018
  • LOCATION: Hamlet, Indiana

HAMLET-Lon M. Boyle, 85, passed away Thursday, February 8, 2018 at Catherine Kasper Home, Donaldson, IN.

Lon was born April 29, 1932 in Chicago, IL to Joseph and Veronica (Schwenk) Boyle and lived in the area most of his life. On April 11, 1958 in Knox, IN, he was married to the former Shirley M. VanAsdall, who preceded him in death in September of 2017. He was also preceded in death by his parents; two brothers; and one sister.

Survivors include three sons, Doug (Lisa) Boyle of Knox, Mark (Teresa) Boyle of Plymouth and Steve Boyle of Hamlet; one daughter, Sandy (Ken) Lynch of Walkerton; 12 grandchildren; one grandson-in-law; two great-grandchildren; one brother, Eugene Boyle of Hamlet; and two sisters, Carol Bock of Ohio and Mary Ellen Jensen of Hamlet.

Lon was retired from Indiana General in Valparaiso and a member of the United Steel Workers Union Local #2280. He was a member of Holy Cross Church of Hamlet and a U.S. Army veteran. He loved to travel with his wife, Shirley and loved spending time with his children and grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. CST at Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel. Burial with military graveside honors will follow. Friends may visit at the funeral home Monday from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Wednesday, one hour prior to the service. A Rosary service will be held Monday evening at the funeral home at 7:30 p.m. To leave online condolences, visit rannellsfuneralhome.com.


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