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Obituary of Lawrence Edward Lyons, 82


Lawrence Edward Lyons, 82 of Bellefonte, passed away on Thursday, October 3, 2019 in State College. He was born on December 5, 1936 in Walker Twp., Centre Co. the son of the late George Edward & Fay Irene Henry Lyons.

He was united in marriage to Shirley M. Gardner who preceded him in death.

He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force for over 20 years acheiving the rank of Master Seargent. Upon retiring from the service he worked at Penn State as a police dispatcher for over 25 years then at NAPA as a delivery driver.

Lawrence enjoyed riding his Harley, PSU football games, and tending to his animals.

He is survived by one son; Larry E. (Peggy Stanton) of Julian, two daughters; Cynthia D. Fetters and Tina L. (Brian) McCauley all of Bellefonte, one brother; Ray Lyons of Howard, one sister; Janet Lyons of Bellefonte, four grandchildren; Dennis Jr. (Cayla), Tobias (Katlyn),and Tyler (Rose) Fetters and Victoria (Josh) Stolarski , nine great-grandchildren; Gayte, Jonas, Abigail, Sydney, Jayce, Luke, Mattilyn and Linkyln and Amelia. He was preceded in death by two sisters; Gloria and Nancy.

Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Kader-Neff Funeral Home, 135 Main Street, Howard with the Rev. Michael Hoskins officiating. Friends and family will be received from 6-8:00 p.m. on Monday, October 7, 2019 at the funeral home. Burial will be at the Schencks Cemetery in Howard Twp.with military honors.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Paws of Centre Co., 1401 Trout Rd., State College, Pa. 16801.

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