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Virginia L. Lyons


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Virginia L. Lyons

Urbandale - Virginia Louise Lyons, 95, Urbandale, IA, died Monday, August 6, 2018 in Des Moines, IA. She was born March 1, 1923 in Humeston, IA to Arthur & Hazel (Cornett) Miller.

Survivors include sons, Bill Lyons, Tim Lyons, and Mike (Janie) Lyons, grandchildren, Mike, Mary, Chris, Jennifer, and Jessica, sister, Beverly (DelMar) Lohr, and six great grandchildren. Preceding her in death were her parents, husband, William Francis Lyons in 2003, and daughter, Mary Ellen Lyons in 1977.

After graduation from Humeston High School the family moved to Des Moines and she immediately enlisted as a Wave in the U.S. Navy. Virginia was very proud of her service.

Virginia put all her efforts into her family and working at Mercy Hospital for over 50 years. She enjoyed spending time with friends and family, watching her sons sporting events, and was an avid Cubs fan.

Graveside services will be 10am, Saturday, August 11, 2018 at Chapel Hill Gardens Cemetery, 4400 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, IA 50310. The family will greet friends at Westover Chapel, 6337 Hickman Road, Des Moines, IA 50322, on Friday from 5 to 7pm
Published in Des Moines Register on Aug. 9, 2018
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