Jean H. Lyons, loving wife, mother and sister, passed away peacefully on April 8, 2011.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl J. Lyons; and son, John H. Lyons.
She graduated from Penn State University. She was a loving and wonderful homemaker for all her years and very active in serving her church, Hilliard United Presbyterian Church. Some of her activities included years of service with Meals-On-Wheels, Deaconess, Financial Secretary of the Women’s Association and singing in the church choir. She also enjoyed planning the family vacations as well as being an accomplished sewer of many of her outfits she wore over her lifetime.
She is survived by her loving sister, Joan Leonard of Florida; daughter, Kathryn Wiley (Wilbert Wiley) of Hilliard; son, Pete Lyons of Mount Vernon; grandsons, Sam Lyons of Columbus and Karl Wiley of Hilliard; granddaughter, Kristin Ames (AJ Ames); and great-grandchildren, Genesis and Aires Ames.
Calling hours will be Tuesday, April 12, from 4 to 7 p.m. at The Tidd Funeral Home, 5265 Norwich St., Hilliard, OH 43026.
A memorial service will be held Wednesday, April 13, at 5 p.m. at Hilliard United Presbyterian Church, 3600 Leap Road, Hilliard.
A special thanks to the staff of Ohio Eastern Star of Mount Vernon. Their love, care and devotion to our mother’s well-being over her last months is and always will be greatly appreciated by the family. And to her friends at Ohio Eastern Star in Mount Vernon, thank you for your friendship toward her.
Flowers may be delivered to Tidd Funeral Home. Visit www.tiddfuneralservice.com.