OBITUARY

Lyle E. Abernethy Jr.

October 11, 1920July 29, 2011

Lyle E. Abernethy, Jr. of New Braunfels passed away Friday, July 29, 2011 at the age of 90. He was born October 11, 1920 to Lyle and Leona Abernethy in Detroit Michigan. Mr. Abernethy was a member of St. John’s Episcopal Church in New Braunfels and was a lay reader for many years. He was also a member of the VFW, American Legion and Rotary Club. He a Chief Petty Officer serving in the US Navy during WWII and the Korean War and served on the USS Tumult a mine sweeper.

He is survived by his sons Denis Abernethy of New Braunfels, Michael Abernethy of New Braunfels; grandchildren, Jason Abernethy of Katy, Texas, Kayla Abernethy of New Braunfels, Ryan Abernethy of New Braunfels and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Preceding him in death was his parents; his wife Elva Abernethy; brothers Stanley Abernethy, Richard Abernethy; sisters Shirley D’Argie, Helen Abernethy.

Visitation will be from 5 pm until 8 pm Monday, August 1, 2011 at Zoeller Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Tuesday, August 2, 2011 at 10:30 am at Zoeller Funeral Home. Cremation will follow at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

Services

  • Funeral Service Tuesday, August 2, 2011
REMEMBERING

Lyle E. Abernethy Jr.

have a memory or condolence to add?

ADD A MEMORY

receive updates when new memories are posted

RECEIVE UPDATES

August 4, 2011

I'm so sorry for your loss. M'Lissa and Gary Steel

Lori Maurer

August 2, 2011

I'm so sorry for your loss, Ryan. I now how much you loved him and will miss him. May you find some peace in the upcoming weeks and months as you and your family suffer through this grief. I'm here if you need anything at all.

Tina Grier

July 31, 2011

It was a privalge to have known Lyle for the time i did. He was an awsome man and will be dearly missed for sure. He loved life and his family dearly, i will miss hearing all his Military stories he use to tell me every time I was at his house. Lyle I know you are at peace with your creator right now but know you will be missed and loved forever. RIP eternally

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY