Lyla J. Brown | Obituary

Lyla J. Brown passed away Feb. 4, 2021, at age 88.

Lyla was born in Arborfield, Saskatchewan, Canada. Lyla is survived by her younger brother, Stanley (Sietske) Carver of Calgary, AB., her children, John (Melinda) Brown, Darlene (Russell) Johnson, Laurie (Mark) Weeks, H. Kenneth (Lisa) Brown Jr, and Margaret Brown, 10 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, and dear friend Richard Woods.

Lyla moved to Seattle, WA in 1956. Later she moved to Renton, then to Lake Sawyer in Black Diamond WA. Lyla loved living on the lake and operated Lyla’s Family Hair Care.

Lyla loved to bowl, was active on Auburn Senior Softball team, an avid Seahawks and Mariners fan, and enjoyed the Casino.

Lyla was past President of Black Diamond Eagles, Ladies Auxiliary. Lyla was 2002 Black Diamond Citizen of the Year and Grand Marshall for the 2003 Black Diamond Labor Day Parade. She was involved fundraising for Juvenile Diabetes, Guide Dogs for the Blind, etc. Lyla was a member of Covington Lions Club.

We and the rest of her friends and family will miss her very much. A memorial service will be planned later. Interment is at Greenwood Memorial in Renton. lyla-brown-10043068