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Homer R. Lyon

December 19, 1929 ~ November 23, 2023 (age 93) 93 Years Old
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Homer Lyon Obituary

Homer R. Lyon, 93, of Farmers Valley, PA, passed away on Thursday, November 23, 2023 at his home surrounded by his family. He was the loving husband of the late Marjorie (Ross) “Pudge” Lyon who passed away November 16, 2021. The couple married September 23, 1950 and had 71 happy years together.

Homer was born on December 19, 1929 in Troy, PA, son of the late John Raymond and Gladys V. (Northrup) Lyon. He was a graduate of Troy High School, worked as dairy farmer and was Supervisor for Troy Township until his retirement. Homer also worked for Harlan Martin’s Surge and Kilmer Insurance Homer was a long-time member of Holy Trinity United Methodist Church where he was a deacon and was a member of the administrative council. He enjoyed playing pool and watching football, was an avid bowler and was in the Troy Bowling Hall of Fame, and was a member of the Farm Bureau. Homer and Pudge volunteered for Meals on Wheels for over 13 years. They traveled with Pudge’s sister and brother-in-law Burton Kingsley on many trips.

Homer is survived by his son Stephen R. (Charlotte) Lyon, daughters: Barbara (Jack) Andrus, Linda (Joe) Cinalli, Lorna (Reg) Wilson, and Amy Brown, 12 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, sister-in-law Bertha Ann Kingsley, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, sister and brother-in-law Shirley and Rev. Duane Brown, daughter-in-law Teresa (Grand) Lyon and son-in-law Charles Brown along with his brother-in-law Richard Ross.

Family and friends are welcome to call from 10:00-11:00 AM on Saturday, December 2, 2023 at Holy Trinity United Methodist Church, 1214 Redington Ave. Troy, PA. The memorial service to celebrate Homer’s life will be held at the conclusion of the visitation at 11:00 AM at the church with his pastor, Kenneth Brown officiating. Burial will be private in Glenwood Cemetery at the convenience of her family. The Gerald W. Vickery, Jr. Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc. 1093 West Main Street Troy, PA has been entrusted with the arrangements.

 In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Homer R. Lyon’s memory to the Holy Trinity United Methodist Church, 1214 Redington Ave. Troy, PA or to Meals on Wheels of Bradford County, 220 Main St.#2, Towanda, PA 18848.R

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Memorial Service
Saturday
December 2, 2023

11:00 AM
First United Methodist Church of Troy
1214 Redington Ave.
Troy, PA 16947
 

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