LYALL, James Hamilton - After years of struggling with complications of diabetes, Jim passed away Monday, December 10, 2012, with his loving wife, Ilene by his side. Dear father of David and Nancy Lyall, stepfather of Norman (Ann), Ken (Bronwyn) Young and Cheryl (Bob) Eeuwes. Proud grandfather of Nicole, Laura, Spencer, Christopher, Meighan, Jason (Jaime), Cody, Jonathon, Jeremy, Jennifer, Jacob and great- granddaughters Hannah and Kylani. He will be sadly missed by his sisters Susan (Roger) MCConnel and Mary (late Bruce MCDonald). Friends will be received at the DIXON-GARLAND FUNERAL HOME 166 Main Street North (Markham Road), Markham on Thursday, December 20, 2012 from 12 noon until the time of the Memorial Service in the chapel at 1 p.m. The family would like to express a sincere thank you to the loving and caring staff at Markham Stouffville Hospital, Palliative Care and the wonderful staff at Markhaven Home for Seniors. If desired, a donation to Markham Stouffville Hospital or Markhaven would be appreciated.