Will Hold Service For Joan Lyons, 87

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Joan (née Jordan) Lyons died in her sleep on January 12.

Mrs. Lyons was born in Irvington and grew up in Millburn and lived in Livingston before retiring to Mantoloking.

She graduated Wells College in Aurora, New York, and served in leadership roles with the United Way and other charitable endeavors.

Predeceased by her husband, Harold, she is survived by her three children, Leigh, Chris, and Peter Lyons, and her grandchildren.

Viewing will be today, Thursday, January 16, from 4 to 8 p.m., and the funeral will be tonight at 7:30 p.m. at Weatherhead Young Funeral Home, 885 Mantoloking Road in Brick. Burial will take place Friday at 11:30 a.m., for family and close friends, at St. Stephen’s Cemetery, in Millburn.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Dottie’s House (dottieshouse.org/paypal).

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