W&L MOURNS THE DEATH OF PAT LYLES
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Pat Lyles, wife of former W&L baseball and soccer
coach and current club sports coordinator Joe Lyles, passed away on Sat.,
Mar. 23 at the University of Virginia medical center.
Funeral services were held at St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church in
Lexington on Tue, Mar. 26.
A longtime supporter of W&L's athletic teams, Mrs. Lyles was awarded
with the athletic department's R.E. "Chub" Yeakel Memorial Service
Award at the 2001 Athletic Department Awards Banquet.
"Pat Lyles has been a fixture at Washington and Lee athletic events for more than forty years," said Mike Walsh, W&L's Director of Athletics. "Her warm smile, her gracious demeanor, and her unerring support will be greatly missed by Generals' fans and students."
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Contact: Brian Laubscher
Sports Information Director
PO Drawer 928
Lexington, VA 24450