Robert H. Lyman March 26, 1942 - February 7, 2016 Carlsbad Robert H. Lyman "Bob", USMC WWII and Korean War Veteran, passed away just shy of his 92 birthday on February 7, 2016. Born on March 26, 1924 to Homer Bailey Lyman and Blanche Lorraine MacKenzie in Alhambra, California, he had one brother Bill who predeceased him. He was a battery electrician with the Southern California Edison Company for 33 years. Bob was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley, and is survived by his four children, Judy (Dan) of Boise, Idaho; Janet (Rich) of The Villages, FL; Jeff (Sylvia) of Carlsbad; JoAnn (Bob) of LaVerne. He was the devoted grandfather of 12, great-grandfather of 28, and great-great grandfather to 2. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, February 13, at 2pm at the Rancho Carlsbad Estates Clubhouse, 5200 El Camino Real, Carlsbad. Burial will be private at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Wounded Marine Fund, thewoundedmarinefund.com
. Our Dad knew no strangers, loved life, but his greatest joy of all was his family. Semper Fi!