Its with great sadness that I Todd Martin (aka Tootsie
Lafleur Dior D) Announce the passing of Brian Matthew
Lyles. (king of the seas XXII ) Brian was
born on January 6,1974 and Died May 14, 2007. He
died at at young age of 33 after a valiant fight with aids
complications. He passed quietly at The Bailey Boushee
House. Brian worked at many places around the community
including Bartending at Hannas Bar.
for Carl at Power co. and Panache. The shoe warehouse
in Georgetown..... Brian Loved to thrift shop and he
always found beauty in other peoples junk. Brian Didnt
always have an easy life nor did he ever really stay in
one place, but he was handy and could fix anything.
Brian loved the sci-fi channel and gummy candy. There
was always room for Taco Bell or MacDonalds.
knew many people but had few close friends...he created
special memories with Ray Holmes, David and Ebony, Garnett Brooks, Kevin Hansen,
Martin(monkey boy) and our mutual friend David In Stockton California. Though we walked
different paths...when Brian needed me I was there till the end. Special thanks to Craig and
Megan at Bailey...and Dr. Emily Darby. To those of you who never got to know the real Brian
you missed a beautiful man. A memorial will be held on Sunday June 10th at 1 pm at Lincoln
Park in West Seattle. Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on this
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