He was born Nov. 6, 1947 in Deckerville, MI, to James E. and Geraldine (Wright) Caig.
He worked as a lineman for Detroit Edison in Michigan until his retirement in 2006. After his retirement, Lyn enjoyed farming. Lyn served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He was a life member of the 75th Ranger Regiment Association and a member of the Association of the 1st Squadron, 4th Cavalry. He was a member of IBEW Union Local 17 in Detroit. Lyn was a life member of VFW in Worthington and the American Legion in Spencer, the Masonic Lodge, Indianapolis Scottish Rite, the Shriner's Organization in Terre Haute, and the Methodist Church.
Lyn is survived by his wife Terry (Wells) Caig whom he married June 7, 1985, two sons James (Nicole) Caig of Los Angeles and Tony Caig of San Francisco, two daughters Jennifer (Sam) Jones of Los Angeles, Julie (Carlo) Thomas of New Orleans, two stepchildren Candi (Scott) Zufall of Coal City, and Andy (Jacci) Wood of Coal City, two sisters Sondra Graff and Sheila (Bob) Barham of Deckerville, MI, and eight grandchildren Jordan Thomas, Julia Thomas, Dillon Zufall, Keaton Zufall, Kelci Wood, Katie Wood, James Jones, and Avery Jones.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral service will be 10 a.m. on Saturday at West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home in Spencer. Pastor Bret Eaton will officiate. Burial will follow at Pleasant Bethel Cemetery with military rites.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday from 8:30 a.m. until the time of the service.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.westparrishpedigo.com.