Originally published Friday, June 29, 2018 at 05:58a.m.

Lyle Gene Pippin (Butch), 75, of Golden Valley, Arizona, passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Lyle was born in Effingham, Illinois, to Thomas and Gloria (Haney) Pippin May 10, 1943.

Lyle honorably served his country in the Army. He was a retired semi-truck driver and construction worker in the mountains of California for PG&E for many years. He enjoyed race car driving, traveling the world, and visiting with family and friends, especially his twin brother and sister.

Lyle is survived by his daughter; Tonya Gressel (Darrel) of Effingham, Illinois, granddaughter; Shauna Gressel of Effinham, Illinois, grandson; Tyler Gressel of Effingham, Illinois, sister; Marrianne Robison of Kingman, Arizona, sister; Barbara May of Clarksville, Arkansas, sister-in-law; Linda Pippin of Kingman, Arizona, and many nephews and nieces.

Lyle is preceded in death by his parents, his twin brother; Lige Pippin, and sister; Evalina Yasuda.

There will be no service per Lyle’s request. Donations may be made to the American Cancer Association or donor’s choice.