Robert W. Lyden, Jr., age 37, of Lawrenceville passed away Wednesday, February 1, 2012 in Bridgeport Township. He was born May 21, 1974 in Lawrenceville, IL the son of Robert W. Sr. and Catherine (Brochin) Lyden.
Robert was employed with Tussey Trucking for 14 years. He was a member of the Elks.
Survivors include his father Robert Lyden, Sr. of Lawrenceville; his mother Catherine Lyden of Vincennes, IN; two daughters Paige and Kaylee Lyden both of Bridgeport; one step-son Dakotah Wright of Bridgeport; one sister Angela Nakajima of Mission, TX; aunts and uncles Steven Brochin, Joseph Brochin, Charles Wayne Lyden, Emma Burke, Jennifer Laslie, Jayne Manning, and Laura Jean Starnes
Visitation will be Monday evening from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home in Lawrenceville.
Services will be 2:00 PM Tuesday afternoon with an Elks’service at the funeral home. Burial will be in Lawrenceville City Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to a trust fund for the children with envelopes available at the funeral home.
Born: May 21, 1974
Place of Birth: Lawrenceville, IL 62439
Death: February 1, 2012
Place of Death: Bridgeport Township, IL
Occupation: Robert worked for Tussey Trucking for 14 years.
Organizations: Robert was a member of the Elks.
Memorial donations may be made to:
A trust fund for the children will be set up with envelopes available at the funeral home.