|Birth: ||Dec. 31, 1892|
|Death: ||May 24, 1976|
The Dayton Review
Wednesday, May 26, 1976
SERVICES HELD FOR JOE LYON
Funeral services for Joseph W. Lyon, 83, Lehigh, will be held Thursday, May 27. Rev. Dale Kelley will conduct the services at 2 p.m. at the Lehigh Christian Church. Graveside rites will be conducted by the Lehigh American Legion at the Otho Cemetery.
Mr. Lyon passed away Monday afternoon, May 24, at the Boone County Hospital.
Carson Funeral Home, Dayton, is in charge, where friends may call after 4 pm Wednesday.
Surviving are the widow, Frances, Lehigh; sister, Mrs. Albert Huen, Fort Dodge, and brother, Mathew Lyon, Dakota City.
Mr. Lyon was born at Clare and attended school there. For a number of years, he worked for the New Idea Farm Manufacturing Company in Fort Dodge.
In 1948 he married Frances Bloomquist in Fort Dodge and they made their home in Lehigh. Mr. Lyon had been a patient at the Dayton Care Center for the past two years.
He served in the U.S. Army during World War I.
Mr. Lyon was a member of the United Brethren Church of Lehigh and Hawkeye Barracks, Veterans of World War I of Fort Dodge.
WWI draft card and SSDI
Found in 1925 Iowa State Censuses
Joseph Walter Lyon's parents were
Walter S. Lyon, born about 1870 in Benton county, Iowa
Louisa Fox, born about 1872 in Webster county, Iowa.
Joseph Walter Lyon's Paternal Grandfather was Charles W. Lyon born in NY.
Joseph Walter Lyon's Maternal Grandparents were Henry Fox and Rena Viles.
Walter S. Lyon (1869 - 1955)
Louisa Fox Lyon (1871 - 1951)
Frances Elizabeth Bloomquist Lyon (1912 - 1991)*
Plot: Sec 1, row 19, lot 63
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Record added: May 09, 2010
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