They say only the good die young and never could this be more applicable when referring to the sad passing of much loved Australian golfer Jarrod Lyle. He slipped away on Wednesday evening aged just 36.
After battling a reoccurrence of cancer for a third time he fought the bravest of fights, but last week he decided to stop active treatment and begin palliative care at his home in Torquay.
Surrounded by his loving wife Briony and two children Lusi and Jemme, he spent his final days in the family home, comforted by the outpouring of messages and support from the golfing community and community at large.
Australian Golf Media and the PGA of Australia made this announcement yesterday (Click to read)
Everyone associated with ausgolf wishes the very best for the Lyle family and all of Jarrod’s friends at this very sad time.