Lyle F. KALKHOF, 90, of Wellsville, NY, passed away Monday, March 26, 2018 in St. James Mercy Hospital, Hornell, NY.
Born February 21, 1928, in Kossuth, he was the son of William and Leona Buell Kalkhof.
On March 10, 1950, in Scio, he married the former Patricia Annabell Angell, who predeceased him on October 1, 2017.
A Korean War Veteran, he served honorably with the US Army from 1952 – 1953.
He was employed in the local oil fields after high school, then went on to work at L.B. Jones Lincoln Mercury in Wellsville, Air Preheater in Wellsville, and McCulloch Mite-E-Lite.
He was a longtime member of the Christian Temple in Wellsville, now Grace United Church and the former Scio American Legion.
He and his wife resided in the Wellsville area and wintered in Lakeland, FL, where they were active in local churches. He enjoyed time spent with his family and many friends.
Surviving are: a son, Tim (Mona Carbone) Kalkhof of Hornell, NY; three grandchildren, Kayla Kalkhof, Ethan Kalkhof, and Lucien Kalkhof; a great-grandson, Blake Kalkhof; nieces, nephews, and cousins. In addition to his wife, he was predeceased by a son, Mark Kalkhof, on October 11, 1979; a brother, Lawrence “Bud” Kalkhof; and a sister, Mary Gleason.
A Memorial Service will be announced on a later date. Burial will be in Stannards Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Grace United Church, 289 N. Main St., Wellsville, NY 14895 or a charity of the donor’s choice.
Arrangements are entrusted to Mulholland-Crowell Funeral Home, Wellsville, NY.