|Born Name||Jarrod Lyle|
|Birth Place||Shepparton, Australia|
|Parents||Sally Lyle, John Lyle|
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Australian professional golfer Jarrod Lyle is no longer with us. Lyle was one of the famous professional golfers who won twice on the 2008 Nationwide Tour. Lyle started his professional career back in 2004 wining several major championships.
Jarrod Lyle died at the age of 36. Scroll down to know the reason behind his death. Also, get to know his professional and personal life. Know who was Jarrod Lyle married to during his last days. Know everything right below:
Jarrod Lyle died at the age of 36
Australian golfer Jarrod Lyle lost his battle with cancer and died at the age of 36 after halting treatment for leukemia last year. He passed away on Wednesday evening at his home outside Melbourne and was surrounded by his family and close friends.
Lyle’s wife Briony announced his death in a statement claiming: It breaks my heart to tell everyone that Jarrod is no longer with us.
On August 1, Lyle moved into palliative care seeing out his final days saying that his body was not able to take any more after acute myeloid leukemia returned for the third time.
Lyle was first diagnosed in 1999 when he was 17 years old and had gone through extensive chemotherapy. Similarly, in 2012, he was able to survive another acute myeloid leukemia, but cancer returned in July 2017. After three weeks, he passed away.
Lyle’s wife has delivered his simple message before leaving us. She said:
He asked that I provide a simple message: ‘Thanks for your support, it meant the world. My time was short, but if I’ve helped people think and act on behalf of those families who suffer through cancer, hopefully it wasn’t wasted.
Briony has been updating his fans about her husband’s cancer battle. She has been posting the situation of her husband’ cancer battle since 2017.
My heart breaks as I type this message. Earlier today Jarrod made the decision to stop active treatment and begin…
Who was Jarrod Lyle married to? Know his Married Life and Children
After dating for a several years, Jarrod Lyle married wife Briony Lyle in December 2011. The pair got married in a private wedding ceremony in his grandparent’s backyard, in Shepparton, Australia.
During their wedding ceremony, Briony was already pregnant with their first child together. Just before a week of tying the knot, Lyle earned his way back to the PGA Tour. In an interview with Sydney Morning Herald, Lyle said that his wife, Briony has brought major benefit to his professional career. He added:
Getting married has definitely calmed me down a little bit and since the wedding I’ve felt really good about my game.
The pair was married for around seven years. You know, its must been a hard time for Briony to lose her husband!
Jarrod Lyle’s Children
Within a less than a year of tying the knot, Jarrod and Briony welcomed their first child, Lusi Joy in March 2012. The pair welcomed their child in Jarrod’s hometown of Shepparton in Victoria.
During the birth of their first child, Lyle’s manager revealed that he was over the moon and could not stop himself from holding his baby girl.
Do you want to know the best part? Briony’s labor was induced so that Lyle could participate and be there with her to witness the birth of their child. Shortly after, Lyle started treatment at Royal Melbourne Hospital.
Again two years after the arrival of their first child, Briony gave birth to their second child, daughter Jemma in June 2016. Jarrod was especially attached with his two children.
Lyle often brought them to work with him. If you go across his social media accounts like Facebook and Instagram, it is full of his two beautiful daughters and wife.
Jarrod Lyle’s wife Briony was with her husband during his last days.