Lyle Herbert LINLEY

Male 1944 - 1998  (54 years)


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  • Name Lyle Herbert LINLEY 
    Born 5 Jun 1944  Gore Bay, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 Oct 1998  Sault Ste. Marie, Algoma, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 2 Nov 1998  Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I17800  Manitoulin Roots
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2020 

    Father William John LINLEY,   b. 12 Jan 1897, Gordon Township, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1980, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Margaret Agnes DINSMORE,   b. 31 Jul 1907, Gore Bay, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 2000, Thessalon, Algoma District, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 24 Sep 1924  Gore Bay, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ontario Vital Records - Marriages #013 760 - 1924
      William John LINLEY, 27, farmer of Gordon Township, born Gordon Township and Marguerite Agnes DINSMORE, 17, of Gordon Township, born Gordon Township were married 25 September 1924, Gore Bay. Groom's Parents: William Linley and Ida Wood. Bride's Parents: William K. Dinsmore and Agnes Dixon. Witnesses: Meg Elizabeth Dinsmore and W. K. Dinsmore, both of Gore Bay.

      The Recorder, Gore Bay, Thursday, October 16th, 1924
      LINLEY-DINSMORE
      A charming wedding took place on September 25th, when Marguerite Agnes, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. Dinsmore, of Gore Bay,and William J. Linley of Gordon Township, were united in Holy Matrimony. The ceremony was performed at the home of Mr. Dinsmore, which had been prettily decorated for the occasion. The bride who was given away by her father, looked very charming in a wedding dress of navy blue silk, trimmed with brown fur, and with a big bouquet of everlasting flowers.
      After the wedding, the party sat down to a splendid lunch, at the close of which the toast of "the health of the bride "was proposed and duly honoured.
      On Friday evening the 26th, a reception was given to Mr.and Mrs. Linley at the Orange Hall, Gordon. Both bride and groom being very popular, a crowd of friends assembled in their honour and gave evidence of their good wishes by the presenting of a large number of wedding gifts.The reception was brought to a close by all sitting down to a good supper. Mr. and Mrs. Linley bear with them the heartiest wishes of their friends for their future happiness and prosperity.
      The Rev. W.T. Swainson performed the ceremony.

      Clipping saved by Jane Linley, their daughter-in-law.
      Saturday, September 28, 1974, marked a special day in the life of Mr. & Mrs.William J. Linley, when over 200 friends and relatives gathered to help them celebrate their Golden wedding Anniversary.
      The Gordon Community Hall was the scene of the festivities in the evening.The Hall was tastefully decorated in traditional gold and white.Individual tea tables were set, each centered with a gold candle and flowers. The head table was adorned with bronze flowers with candelabras on each side of the beautiful wedding cake,which was made and decorated by their daughters, The luncheon was prepared and served by the Poplar W.I. Prior to the reception tea, a lovely family dinner was served at Stacks Restaurant.
      Margaret Agnes Dinsmore, daughter of Mr.& Mrs.William K.Dinsmore and William J. Linley , son of Mr.& Mrs. William Linley of Gordon spoke their vows before Rev. W. Swainson at the home of the bride on September 24 ,1924. Their attendants were Mr. William Dinsmore and Miss Inez Dinsmore. Mrs. Inez Kelly was present for the celebration.
      After their marriage, the couple made their home in Gordon Township, where they still reside. Their home was blessed with nine children. Albert and Lyle of Sault Ste. Marie, Mrs. Jack Hamilton (Evelyn) of Stoney Creek, Howard of Clareshom, Alberta, Mrs. Delbert Orford (Lois)and Mrs.Weldon Bailey (Judy) both of Evansville, and Ted of Iron Bridge. Two children, Arthur and Janice, are deceased. They also have22 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
      MPP John Lane, presented them with a plaque on behalf of the Premierof Ontario. Also a plaque was received from Prime Minister Trudeau,as well as letters of congratulations from M P Maurice Foster and Premier Davis. A congratulatory telegram was received from Governor-General Leger.
      Among the many gifts they received was a money tree from all their many friends in the community. Their children presented their Mother with a beautiful family ring and their Father with a lovely gold watch and chain, and a china cabinet, which is filled with all the beautiful crystal and china they received as gifts commemorating their 50th anniversary. Their grandchildren presented them with a large silver tray with the names of each grandchild and the great-grandchildren engraved on it. Mr. Linley gave his bride of 50 years, a beautiful new diamond ring. Mrs. Linley presented her husband a new gold band.
      Mr. & Mrs. Linley enjoy traveling--visiting all their family in various parts of Ontaio . They have also travelled to Quebec and have had a trip to the West coast. Mr. & Mrs. Linley are well known for the beautiful display of dahlias that bloom profusely in their yard each summer. Mrs. Linley keeps busy in the winter months knitting for all their grandchildren.
      The bride and groom of 50 years say that the biggest factor contributing to their happy life is the contentment and trust they have for each other, and the love and kindness they receive from their children.

      I have a copy of the above clipping. (Marilyn Irish)
      It is also in Tweedsmuir History of Gordon Township, Bernadette Walker, Curator, page 287
      Also Red Scrapbook by Mrs. Nelson Rowe, transcribed by Marilyn Irish, 0163

      Invitation, uncited, Red Scrapbook by Mrs. Nelson Rowe, transcribed by Marilyn Irish
      The family of Mr. and Mrs. William Linley cordially invite relatives and friends to a "Come and Go Tea" in honour of their parents 50th Wedding Anniversary on Saturday Sept. 28, 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. at the Gordon Community Hall. No gifts please.
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    Family ID F1603  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Family ID F2388  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Obituary, uncited, saved by Margaret (nee Dinsmore) Linley
      Linley, Lyle-Passed away suddenly at the General Hospital on Friday, October 30, 1998 at the age of 54. Loving husband and best friend of June. Cherished father of Kelly (fiance Vince Brunetta) and Wendy both of Ottawa. Beloved son of Margaret Linley (late William). Son-in-law of Genevieve Rice (late Arthur). Dear brother of Evelyn Hamilton (lateJack),Howard Linley (Lois), Lois Orford (Delbert), Ted Linley(Jane), Judy Linley and the late Albert (Jean), Arthur (Lottie)and Janice Linley. Brother-in-law of Elspeth Belair (late Ray), Judy Toffoli (Ron), David Rice (Janis) and Colleen Rice. Uncle and great uncle of many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Arthur Funeral Home on Sunday from 7 to 9 pm. Funeral service at Holy Trinity Church on Monday, November 2,1998 at 11 a. m. Canon Wilson Tibbo officiating. Interment Holy Sepulchre. Memorial donations to the Salvation Army would be appreciated by the family.

      Obituary, uncited
      Lyle Linley
      Linley, Lyle-Passed away suddenly at the General Hospital on Friday, October 30, 1998 at the age of 54. Loving husband and best friend of June. Cherished father of Kelly (fiance Vince Brunetta) and Wendy both of Ottawa. Beloved son of Margaret Linley (late William). Son-in-law of Genevieve Rice (late Arthur). Dear brother of Evelyn Hamilton (lateJack),Howard Linley (Lois), Lois Orford (Delbert), Ted Linley(Jane), Judy Linley and the late Albert (Jean), Arthur (Lottie)and Janice Linley. Brother-in-law of Elspeth Belair (late Ray), Judy Toffoli (Ron), David Rice (Janis) and Colleen Rice. Uncle and great uncle of many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Arthur Funeral Home on Sunday from 7 to 9 pm. Funeral service at Holy Trinity Church on Monday, November 2,1998 at 11 a. m. Canon Wilson Tibbo officiating. Interment Holy Sepulchre. Memorial donations to the Salvation Army would be appreciated by the family.
      Arthur Funeral Home