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William M. Lyons

Old Town, Penobscot County, Maine, USA
Death 7 Jan 1938 (aged 69)
Bemidji, Beltrami County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Bemidji, Beltrami County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 100337572 · View Source
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Funeral services were held at the St. Philip's Catholic church for Wm. M. Lyons, 69, who died at the Lutheran hospital after an extended illness of about three months. Interment was in Holy Cross cemetery and officers and friends of the Elks lodge acted as pallbearers.

Coming to Bemidji from Akeley twelve years ago, Mr. Lyons has made a host of friends in the city. The greater part of his younger years were spent in the lumber business.

Surviving are his widow and three daughters, Ms Idella Lyons, teacher at Crookston; Ms. Elma Gerrard of Chicago, and Mrs. Eustell Garber of Minneapolis.

Born in Old Town, Maine, Septenber 25, 1868, Mr. Lyons was past 69 years of age. Before coming to Bemidji twelve years ago, he resided for a time at Akeley. He had been engaged in the lumbering business for many years and for some time was manager of the Bemidji Manufacturing Co. plan t here. He was an active member of the Elks lodge and had held the office of chaplain in that organizaiton for a number of years. (Jan 8, 1938)




  • Created by: Cecelia McKeig
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100337572
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for William M. Lyons (25 Sep 1868–7 Jan 1938), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100337572, citing Holy Cross Cemetery, Bemidji, Beltrami County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Cecelia McKeig (contributor 47602903) .