Marshall - Lyle Cunliffe Parker, age 62, passed away on July 28, 2013 while at his home.

Lyle was born on December 30, 1950 in Memphis, TN, the son of Roy and Mary Parker.

Lyle was proud of his military career, as he retired as a Sr. Chief Machinist Mate after 20 years of service in the U.S. Navy. He also enjoyed playing bingo, doing puzzles with his wife, taking care of his dogs and spending time with his wife and doing things around the home.

Lyle is survived by his wife, Linda of 32 years.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Mary Parker.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be directed to the American Cancer Society, 8317 Elderberry Rd, Madison, WI 53717.

Funeral services will be held at the Cress Funeral Home, 1310 Emerald Terrace, Sun Prairie WI on Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 4:00 PM. A visitation will also be held prior from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Cremation rites will be accorded at a later date. Pastor Rick Reiten will officiate.