When Lyle Schmiling was born on March 1, 1938, in Wisconsin, his father, Elbert, was 26 and his mother, Olive, was 22. He had one brother (Lee Schmiling) and one sister (Joann Emma Schmiling Wiesner).
He married Beverly Maedke on October 4, 1958. They have four children. Their daughters are Jill Rae Schmiling born in 1959, Shelly Jo born in 1962, and Terri Lynn born in 1965. His son, Steven was born in 1969.
Lyle passed away unexpectedly on June 21, 2016. His obituary may be found at http://www.schinderle.com/obituaries/Lyle-Schmiling/#!/Obituary