Lyle Parriott Jr.

Lyle Parriott Jr., 71, of Mount Pleasant died unexpectedly Tuesday, July 26, 2022, at the Henry County Health Center.

Lyle was born November 5, 1950, in Blue Earth, Minnesota, the son of Lyle and Elizabeth (Triplett) Parriott Sr. His family moved to Washington, Iowa, in his youth and he graduated from Washington High School in 1969. On October 2, 1971, Lyle was united in marriage to Janet Beranek in Washington. The couple made Mount Pleasant their home in 1983, where Lyle served on the Mount Pleasant Police Department until retiring in 2003. He coached little league baseball and youth basketball for many years. Family was very near and dear to Lyle’s heart, he treasured the time he was able to spend with his grandchildren. Lyle enjoyed hunting, fishing, and all sports.

Lyle is survived by his wife Janet; two sons, Kurt (Rhiannon) Parriott, Mark Parriott; two grandchildren Conner and Chole; three step-grandchildren Noel, Darianne, and Gavin, all of Mount Pleasant; three sisters Judy Streit of Cedar Rapids, Jennie Dorsch, Joanna Shaff, both of Colorado; and a brother Will Parriott of Washington. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Clifford.

A visitation will be held Thursday, August 4, 2022, from 1:00-7:00pm, at the Olson-Powell Memorial Chapel, where the family will greet friends from 4:00-7:00pm. There will be no formal service. A memorial fund has been established for the Henry County Sheriff K9 Unit and the MPCSD Foundation – Special Needs. The Olson-Powell Memorial Chapel is caring for Lyle and his family.