October 13, 1951 - June 7, 2021
Janis Lynn McCall-Lyle 1951-2021 Janis Lynn McCall-Lyle (Jan) age 69, passed away peacefully at Palomar Medical Center, Escondido, after being hospitalized due to a bad fall at her Fallbrook home on the afternoon of Thursday 3rd June eventually returning with grace to God’s hands in her sleep on the morning of June 7, 2021. Jan was born on October 13, 1951 in Hemet, California to Lloyd and Evelyn McCall and spent her early years on the McCall Ranch, (what is now part of the City of Menifee), before moving with her family to Hemet. She was a 1969 graduate of Hemet High School and graduated from the University of California at Riverside where she earned her teaching credential. Jan loved travel and adventure and began her teaching career volunteering as an American overseas exchange teacher in Ingham, Qsl, Australia that she taught, and made a lifelong friend, in Johanna Borostyani. Upon returning to the United States, Jan resumed her teaching of third grade at Hemet’s Ramona Elementary School, and was selected to be the County teacher of the in 1987. Jan later taught at Winchester Elementary where her father, aunt and uncle had all attended as children. In 1996, Jan married the love of her life, John Lyle, a Naval Architect, and Shipbuilder from Greenock, Scotland. Jan and John made their home in Fallbrook, California. John’s work was based in San Diego at NASSCO, the largest west coast remaining shipyard, where he managed the construction of a variety of large Naval and Commercial vessels. Jan retired from the teaching profession in 2001 followed by John in 2013. John decided to un-retire and they travelled together to Vancouver, BC, Canada for a two year contract assignment where John became the VP, Operations. Subsequently returning to their Fallbrook ranch home where Janis, once again adopted her farming heritage and was happily engaged in the maintenance of their small avocado grove assisted by little Annie, her four-legged fur ball. Jan loved her family, friends and pets and delighted in spending time with her many cousins and nephews sharing “ranch stories”, and forever pranking her husband. Jan was preceded in death by her parents, Lloyd and Evelyn McCall, and her nephew Mathew McCall. She leaves behind her loving husband John, stepdaughter Sarah Lyle (UK), brother-in-law Graeme Lyle (UK), brothers Gary McCall and wife Joyce, Gregg McCall and wife Patricia, and her nephews and cousins. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Janis to San Diego Humane Society Fallbrook Animal Sanctuary.
Janis Lynn McCall-Lyle 1951-2021 Janis Lynn McCall-Lyle (Jan) age 69, passed away peacefully at Palomar Medical Center, Escondido, after being hospitalized due to a bad fall at her Fallbrook home on the afternoon of Thursday 3rd June eventually... View Obituary & Service Information
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