Lyle Wayne Brock Jr.


Lyle Wayne Brock Jr., 77, of Kokomo passed away at 10:44 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, at Ascension St. Vincent, Kokomo. Born March 6, 1942, in Kokomo, he was the son of the late Lyle Wayne Brock Sr. and Dorothy (McCartney) McGraw. He was raised by his mother and stepfather, Orliff G. McGraw. On July 3, 1965, in Hartsville, Tennessee, he married Barbara Jean (Swing). She preceded him in death on Dec. 21, 2012.
He was employed with Skip's Donut Shop, Dietzen's Bakery, and then Wonder Bread for 24 years, retiring in February 2005. He enjoyed making candies in the holiday season. He loved cars and motorcycles and reading about them, and was an avid TV watcher.
Survivors include four sons, David Riley, Micheal (Tameria) Riley, and Christopher Brian Skinner, all of Kokomo, and Steven Michael Riley, of Tulsa, Oklahoma; four daughters, Debra (Don) Beechum and Patricia Louise Eckels, both of Tennessee, Cheryl Elaine Riley, of Kokomo, and Connie Sue Alley; two brothers, Rick (Martha) McGraw, of Lake City, Michigan, and Jack (Carolyn) McGraw, of Kokomo; three sisters, Cathy Marie Tygart, of Kokomo, Mary Jane (Kevin) Madewell, of North Carolina, and Lee Ann (Jeff) Johnson, of Florida; one brother-in-law, James Edwards, of Pensacola, Florida. There are also many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; two sons, Steven Lewis Riley and Frederick Martin Riley; one sister, Charlotte Edwards; and one brother-in-law, William Tygart.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, at Ellers Mortuary, Webster Street Chapel, 3400 S. Webster St., Kokomo. Pastor David Mygrant will officiate. Burial will follow at Kokomo Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the mortuary. You may read Lyle's obituary at, where you may sign the guestbook or share a personal message to the family.
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Published on August 19, 2019
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