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David Lyons

Newark, New Jersey

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David Lyons Legendary Irvington councilman David Lyons, 69, of Irvington, N.J., made his transition Aug. 11, 2019. Viewing is on Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 from 9 to 11 a.m. at Christian Pentecostal Church, 971 Clinton Avenue, Irvington, N.J. Funeral service will immediately follow at 11...

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Thank you David for all of your kindness and friendship at the VA East Orange, NJ Hospital. I will always remember you and the 1970's music that you would always play as your worked at the hospital. Be at peace my brother and fellow veteran. God bless you and your family. Angel Diaz, Sgt. USMC, 10/10/19.

Thanks for your help and advice at the EOVAMC ,R.I.P.

Thank GOD For knowing you, Born and raised in Thomasville, Ga. He went in the ARMY, Went to college on the G.I.BILL, Got his Degree, served as Councilman in IRVINGTON, N.J.For 35-40 years. He will be truly missed. ''THANKS FOR SERVING, MAKING AMERICA FREE, THANKS FOR SERVING AT THE VETERANS HOSPITAL IN EAST ORANGE, N.J.

Bro. Howard Bryant(far right) Bro. Cooper(far left) Laural, Delaware.

DAVID HAS GONE ON TO LIGHTNESS
AND ALTHOUGH WE WILL SURELY MISS HIM WE WILL SEE HIM AGAIN ONE DAY.
FOR WE WILL ALL GO THROUGH THE TRANSITION FROM THIS LIFE TO THE NEXT.
WE MUST GIVE GOD ALL OF THE GLORY
AND THANK JESUS FOR SAVING US.
WE MUST TRUST IN GOD.GOD IS THE ONLY ANSWER. ALLELUIA AMEN.
GOD BLESS CHARMIN,SHARIF AND THE REST OF THE FAMILY

Praying that God's peace continue to be with you today & in the days ahead. Always cherish the memories.

A fighter for the rights of the people of Irvington....thats my experience of Councilman Lyons. My sincere condolences to his wife and family during this time of sadness. Irvington has lost a "lion"....and he will be missed.

May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.