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Gerard William Lyons

November 5, 1950 — October 6, 2022

Mapleton Depot

Gerard William Lyons

Lyons, Gerard William, 71, Mapleton Depot, passed away October 6, 2022, at home surrounded by his family. Born November 5, 1950, Philadelphia County, son of the late William J. and Geraldine M. (Kohler) Lyons. Survived by his loving wife, Mary E. (Croul) Lyons; sons, Christopher W. Lyons and Thomas J. Lyons and wife, Christa; sister, Susan B. Lyons and niece, Susie Lyons. Preceded in death by brother, Eugene R. Lyons. Gerard graduated from Cardinal Dougherty High School in Philadelphia. He owned and operated his own auto repair shop after high school. Gerard retired from Amtrak in November of 2017. He was a 4th Degree Honorary Member of the Knights of Columbus. Gerard enjoyed hunting and being outdoors. Most of all he loved to spend time with his family and friends. Friends and family will be received on Monday October 10, 2022, from 9 a.m. until the time of mass at 10 a.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Church, 203 W Market St, Mt Union, PA 17066, Father Joseph Fleming, officiant. Interment to follow at St. Catherine’s Cemetery, Shirleysburg.  Arrangements have been entrusted to Heath-Anderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 61 E. Shirley St., Mount Union, “Honored Provider of Veterans Funeral Care™.” Condolences may be made at AndersonFamilyFuneralHomes.com.

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Visitation

Monday, October 10, 2022

9:00 - 10:00 am (Eastern time)

St. Catherine of Siena Church

203 W Market St, Mount Union, PA 17066

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Mass

Monday, October 10, 2022

10:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

St. Catherine of Siena Church

203 W Market St, Mount Union, PA 17066

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