|Birth: ||Jan. 2, 1913|
|Death: ||Jun. 1, 1974|
Topeka Capital-Journal, Sunday, June 2, 1974, p. 24:
Alfred William Lyon, 61, Overbrook, died Saturday in a Topeka hospital where he had been a patient for three weeks. He had a liver ailment.
He was born January 2, 1913 in Douglas County, the son of Mr. & Mrs. John Henry Lyon and lived in the Globe community east of Overbrook. He was an Army veteran of World War II, having served with the 77th Infantry in the Pacific.
He attended the United Methodist Church at Worden and was a member of the American Legion at Baldwin. He was a farmer and stockman.
He was married to Helen Louise Thomas November 11, 1949 at Bronson, Missouri. She survives. Other survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Brends Schreiner, St. Clair, Missouri and Carol Lyon at home; his mother, Mrs. Dora rappard Lyon of Overbrook and a brother, Harley Lyon, Overbrook.
No services are planned. Mr. Lyon donated his body to the Kansas City College of Osteopathy and Surgery at Kansas City. Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home at Baldwin is in charge of arrangements.
Contributed by Larry and Nancy Brooks.
John Henry Lyon (1870 - 1936)
Dora Rappard Lyon (1876 - 1980)
Helen Louise Thomas Lyon (1921 - 1989)
Harley Charles Lyon (1907 - 1994)*
Alfred William Lyon (1913 - 1974)
Plot: Service Marker - Sgt. U.S Army
Created by: Ruth Pohl
Record added: Jan 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64588977
Thank you for your service to our country during world War II. (Army 77th Infantry in the Pacific)|
Larry & Nancy Brooks
Added: Dec. 12, 2015