Patricia LYONS

LYONS, Patricia

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age 64, of Singer Island, FL, passed away on November 7, 2012 in the Hospice wing of the Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center. She was born on April 21, 1948 in Burlington, Wisconsin, the daughter of Robert W. and Mary Belle (Lawton) Lyons. Pat graduated from Madison West High School in 1966 and the University of Wisconsin in Madison in 1970. After graduating from college, Pat moved to Singer Island, Florida, and taught in the Palm Beach County public school system for several years, later moving to a career in real estate sales and development. Those who knew an loved her will miss her feisty spirit, wit, and sense of humor. Pat is survived by two brothers, Robert (Margaret) Lyons of Middleton, WI and Michael Lyons of Deltona, FL; a nephew, Andrew (Lindsay) Lyons of Middleton, WI; a niece, Elizabeth Lyons of San Francisco, CA; grand nephews/niece, Carson, Spencer, and Zoe Lyons, all of Middleton, WI, and several cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents. The family wishes to extend its thanks to the kind and caring staff at Hospice of Palm Beach County for the exceptional care they provided during Pat's final days. Thanks also goes to special friends in Florida and Wisconsin who provided encouragement and comfort. Per Pat's wishes, no funeral services were held. Burial was in Greenwood Cemetery, Brodhead, WI, next to Pat's mother. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Palm Beach County Foundation, 5300 East Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33407. Online condolences may be made at

Published in The Palm Beach Post from Dec. 2 to Dec. 3, 2012