Lyle Viney Corlett

ID# 759, (28 Aug 1929 - 19 Oct 2013)
Lyle Viney Corlett
Photograph by Ailsa Corlett

Lyle Viney Corlett was born on 28 Aug 1929 at Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand .1

He was the son of John Corlett and Olive Martha Kay.

Lyle died on 19 Oct 2013 at Roseneath Rest Home, Carterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand , at age 84 years, 1 month and 21 days.2

Lyle's death notice appeared on 21 Oct 2013 in the "Wairarapa Times Age, New Zealand ,

CORLETT Lyle Viney
On 19th October 2013. Peacefully at Roseneath Rest Home Carterton, supported by Jean, family, friends and the caring staff.
Dearly loved husband of Jean for 57 years. Loved father and father-in-law of Helen & Gary Pickering; Sharon Shaw; Robert & Suzy.
Loved Grandad (Gramps) of his nine grandchildren and sixteen great grandchildren.
Donations may be left at the service to Kahukura Palliative Care Services.
Messages in memory of Lyle may be left on his tribute page.
Funeral details to follow.
Gary Pickering Funerals
NZIFH Masterton.3

Lyle was cremated on 24 Oct 2013 at Carterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand ,

A Service took place at St Mark's Anglican Church, Carterton at 2pm to celebrate his life.

Lyle and Jean had 3 children, all still living.

Father*John Corlett (6 Jun 1878 - 9 Jun 1945)
Mother*Olive Martha Kay (5 Jan 1898 - 8 Dec 1976)


  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Folio No 6068, Dec Qtr - Registered in Shannon, Manawatu-Wanganui. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: NZ Online Database: 2013/ 26908 - DOB 28 Aug 1929.
  3. [S10] Newspaper, Various Papers, Wairarapa Times Age, 21 & 22 Oct 2013, pg29. Hereinafter cited as Newspaper Article.