SEEAR – Lyle

Born on May 12, 1928. Passed away July 4, 2021.

Passed away on Sunday July 4, 2021.

Much loved and loving husband of Vi.

Devoted father of John, Rodney and Rachel.

Greatly missed Grandpa of Ethan, Aidan (dec), and Rhys.


At Rest



Funeral Notice
St Aidan's Anglican Church Torres Street, Newborough
The Funeral Service of Mr Lyle Seear will be live streamed from St Aidan’s Anglican Church, Torres Street, Newborough on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 commencing at 11.00am.

Following the service, the funeral will leave for the Yallourn Cemetery.

To view Lyle's Funeral Service, please click here.
  1. Sending my condolences to Vi, John, Rodney, Rachel and family on the passing of Lyle. I have fond memories of your lovely family during my teaching days at Yallourn North. Thinking of you all.
    Barbara Furnell

    Barbara Furnell July 7, 2021
  2. Well what can we say about a true Gentleman who has known us all since birth. You shared all our milestones and were there through our tough times. You had a special bond with Mum as you were her Prince Charles.
    Rest peacefully Uncle Lyle there will be a warm hug at the Golden Gate for you.
    Thinking of our beautiful Aunty Vi, John,Rodney and Rachel and extended family at this sad time.
    Lots of love always from Sue,John and Amanda xxxx💔💔💔

    Amanda Wirz July 8, 2021
  3. Thinking of you all at this hard time, It’s so sad, You have lost a very nice man, Fay Needham

    Fay Needham July 8, 2021
  4. Dear Vi, Rachel and family,
    We are very sorry to learn of this sad news adn are thinking of you all at this difficult time.
    Andrea, Nick, Sophie and Oliver and Charlie xxxxx

    Andrea Corrigan July 8, 2021
  5. We are sad to hear of cousin Lyle passing. Our condolences to Vi,John, Rodney, Racheal and families.

    Cheryl, Alex and Fanily July 8, 2021
  6. What can I say mr SEEAR was a beautiful man as is vi I’ve none you all my life and you are a beautiful family R.I.P Lyle you will be sadly miss I will look after vi for you xxx 💙💙💜💔

    Sonia Jonkers July 8, 2021
  7. To Vi John Rodney Rachel and family, we are thinking of you all at this sad time,Lyle was a lovely man, Mary kevin Brayden and Logan hay

    Mary hay July 9, 2021
  8. Still so sad to hear of the passing of Mr Seear. Sending all of my love, hugs and support to Mrs Seear, Rachey Rach, John, Rodney, Greg , Ethan and Rys.
    Rachel R (and Steve and Marie also xo)

    Rachel Rose July 9, 2021
  9. My deepest sympathies at this very sad time to Vi John Rodney and Rachael. We have lost a true gentleman.
    Love and sympathies to you all. Joy Hunter.

    Joy Hunter July 9, 2021
  10. Dearest Vi, John, Rodney and Rachel, we were so very sad to hear the news of Lyle’s passing. Lyle was a dear man and will always have a special place in our hearts. We wish we could be with you at this time, please know you are in our prayers and thoughts. Love Cathy, Michael, Mike and Danielle xxxx

    Cathy North July 9, 2021
  11. Dear Vi and family, our sincere condolences to all, Lyle has a special place in our hearts and will be remembered always. Sadly missed Ray Noel Kim and families

    Ray Brinsmead July 13, 2021
  12. To Vi, John, Rodney and Rachel. Sending you my condolences.

    Wayne Squires July 13, 2021
  13. Dearest Rach and family, So sorry to hear of the passing of such a wonderful and loving father (and husband). I hope the many many happy memories provide you with some comfort of a life well lived and loved. Thinking of you all today. Much love and hugs Barb. xx

    Barb Sapwell-Benca July 14, 2021
  14. Thinking of you all at this sad time Jeff Karen and familie

    J wetzel July 14, 2021
  15. Lyle was a man devoted to his family, fellow workers and community. I remember his advocacy and practical action to support asbestos sufferers..
    RIP Lyle and sympathies to Vi and family.
    Val Callister

    Valerie Callister’s July 14, 2021
  16. We are so sorry to hear Aunty Vaifoa, John, Rachel and Rodney. Pls accept our deepest condolences. We pray God embraces you all in His grace and give you peace in these difficult times. Rest in peace Uncle Lyle. Lalotoa, Mulitalo and children.

    Lalotoa Sinaalamaimaleula (Ala) Mulitalo July 22, 2021