Obituary: Tony Lyttles


Visitation for Tony Lyttles, 59, of Geneseo, Ill., was held from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, June 20, at the Runge Mortuary, Davenport.

Mr. Lyttles died Saturday, June 15, 2019.

He was born Oct. 16, 1959, in Davenport.

He married Roxanne Meade on Jan. 14, 1984.

He was owner and operator of L&M Steel Services in East Moline.

His hobbies were riding motorcycles, doing home improvements, volleyball, bowling, baseball, and watching sports.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Tony (Mary) Lyttles Jr.; his father, Don Schiffke; his in-laws, Gerry and Sandra Meade; his sisters, Theresa Kolund, Kim (Bill) Myrick, Melissa (Randy) Gomez, and Sandra (Jeremy) Larson; his brothers, Don (Dale) Schiffke Jr., David (Connie) Schiffke, Chris (Kelly) Lyttles, Mike (Eva) Lyttles, and Terry Lyttles; and a brother-in-law, Todd (Jill) Meade.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Joyce Schiffke.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

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