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Timothy Lyons

January 29, 1934 –
 December 11, 2021


    Laurie Bortolotto
    18 Dec 2021

    Oh, the memories! What a beautiful tribute.

    One of our most memorable memorieswas the family reunion in Niagra Falls! Need I say more?????!

    Dawn k Scanlan
    18 Dec 2021

    I loved your parents very much. Your dad was so loved by parents, Kathy and John Scanlan. They were so proud of all of you. What a blessing when you came to us in America. I don’t see my sisters anymore. My parents are gone and l just sold our home. I am sure they all welcomed him in heaven. I am so sad for you at the holidays. Your dad was a great, kind, funny guy. So handsome. All my love. Dawn Scanlan

    Dawn k. Scanlan
    18 Dec 2021

    Hope you recieved my comments. Dawn Scanlan

    Kathy Cahill
    18 Dec 2021

    My condolences to the Lyons family and all those who knew and loved Timothy Lyons known to me affectionately as uncle Tim. Tim who in actual fact was my second cousin was a good friend and first cousin to my late Father Patrick Cahill. My father who was only a year older than Tim would tell me endless stories of their shenanigans during their early years together in England. I too have fond memories of visits with Tim and family in Cleveland, Ohio and our home in Ontario, Canada. Sitting around the dining room table telling stories about their family was a treasured memory I will always keep with me. He certainly had a full life and embraced all that it had to offer. He will be missed by all his family in Canada.

    Melanie Lyons
    20 Dec 2021

    Thank you, Laurie! Niagara Falls certainly brought our family together many time with lots of awe and laughter.

    Melanie Lyons
    20 Dec 2021

    You are so right, Dawn, he really did embrace life! Thank you!

    Melanie Lyons
    20 Dec 2021

    “Endless stories of their shenanigans” sounds just like them! Brings me lots of joy to envision that dining room table.

    Kathleen Leepart
    24 Dec 2021

    What wonderful memories I have of both of your parents . I’m so sorry. Your father was the sweetest man and a gentleman. I know how much he will be missed. He’s now resting in the arms of our Lord and with your mother. Love and prayers ❤️

    John Quin
    27 Dec 2021

    Sending condolences to all the family inevitably spurs great memories of Tim: from our days together with ‘the gang’ that developed from the Church Youth Group in Hayes (UK) in the ’50’s; the harmless mischief that accompanied the regular Easter bike trip to Brighton; ‘gang’ parties at his parents home, featuring innumerable firkins and pins of ale; Christmastime visiting to ‘gang’ homes, with Tim’s father (temporary ‘gang’ member!) invoking “Bless this house” at every call; carousing at brother Pat’s Irish wedding; following completion of our respective National Service terms a vocation in Italy, involving a riotous road tour through France, Austria -and some best forgotten places in between; and decades later, after going our separate global ways, reunions in Florida. Finally a ‘coming together’ in Texas: Tim in Dallas; me 15 miles west in Arlington. A long road, well travelled, greatly enjoyed. Rest in peace Tim.

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