PLAINS TWP. — Thomas J. Lyons, 68, of Plains Township, died March 15, 2014.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was a son of the late Leonard J. and Agnes Petroski Lyons.
Tom attended Penn State and King's College and earned his associate degree from Luzerne County Community College.
Before retiring, he was a project manager for Pasonick Engineering.
An ardent Penn State fan and lover of JoePa, he was a fun guy to be around.
His brother, Leonard, died in 2005.
He will be greatly missed by his brothers, Theodore, North Carolina, and Robert, Plymouth; sisters, Eleanor Benjamin, Nanticoke, and Theresa Hanchulak, Plains; nieces and nephews; other family and friends.
Celebration of Tom's Life will be held at 1 p.m. Monday in the Chapel at St. Mary's Cemetery in Hanover Township.
Permanent messages and memories can be shared with Tom's family at www.celebratehislife.com.