Lile’s owner dies at 82

Ilmi “Jim” Lile

Ilmi “Jim” Lile

Ilmi “Jim” Lile, owner of Lile’s Restaurant in Dearborn for more than 50 years, died Friday, March 26, 2010. He was 82.

Mr. Lile is survived by his wife, Ann, and son, Harry. He also is survived by a brother and three sisters, their spouses, and family in Albania.

The funeral was April 1 at the Dearborn Chapel of Howe-Beterson Funeral Home.

Memorials can be made to Sts. Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church, 36375 Joy Road in Westland or the American Heart Association.