“A True Wee Scot”
Joan Lyle – b. March 14th, 1933 in Edinburgh, Scotland – passed away peacefully on September 15th, 2015 in Kamloops, B.C. Predeceased by her parents, John Taggart Lyle & Christina Jackson Lyle (nee Waugh). Joan is survived by her four children – Diane (Dan) Barcelo, Donna (Bob) Leavitt, Dorothy Stojkiewicz, John Lyle and her grandchildren – Colton, Grayson, Nikita, Andrea, Vanessa and Jada. Joan came to Canada in April 1954 and was in the healthcare industry for over 25 years. She was quite a history buff and was always proud of her Scottish heritage. Joan always possessed a great sense of humor which is a trait she gifted to her children. Joan will be fondly remembered as a kindhearted, giving & loving mother & person, who always went the extra mile to help her family, co-workers and other people. Joan requested no service – in lieu of service, donations can be made to her charities either the Vancouver Childrens’ Hospital or the SPCA.