Frank Bruce Lile, 77, of Bellefontaine, passed away Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, at his home.
He was born Oct 11, 1940, in Bellefontaine, a son Frank “Joe” and Shirley Ann Denney Lile.
He was a Marine veteran aircraft mechanic of the Vietnam era and a private pilot. He owned and operated Bruce Lile Excavating and Septic Tank Service.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years Shelia Smith; sons, Joe Shane Lile and Bruce Shawn Lile; sister, Jody (Deb) Lile; uncle, Levi (Nancy) Lile; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his brother. Myron “Mike” Lile.
Funeral services are at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, at Jennings Farley & Seeley Funeral Home, 5591 S. U.S. Route 68, West Liberty, where visitation is from 4 to 7 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 8.
Memorial contributions may be directed to charities of donors’ choices. Express condolences at www.jenningsfarley.com.