John Joseph's Story
HURRICANE, W. Va. - John Joseph Lyons III, 50, of Hurricane, West Virginia, went to be with the lord, on Saturday, July 1, 2017, at home surrounded by family.
John was born on Nov. 6, 1966, in New Haven, Connecticut, to the late John J. Lyons and Marion A. Onley Lyons.
John was a man of integrity, who believed in the power of humor and the loyalty and strength found in family. He will be missed.
John served his country in the Navy, was a Master Mason in the Phoebus Masonic Temple, Lodge 82, was a Boy Scout Troop leader of Troop 61, New Berlin, and had been an engineer for SUNY Oneonta. He more recently was a maintenance technician with Teays Valley Manor, West Virginia.
John is survived by his wife, Lorie Randolph Lyons of Hurricane, West Virginia; children, Amanda Lyons (John Mongillo) of Apalachin and John J. Lyons IV, of New Berlin; stepchildren, Brandon Miller (Tara) of Raleigh, North Carolina, Drew Miller (Alissa) of Taylorsville, North Carolina, Bryson Karbley (Sara Ryan) of Huntington, West Virginia and Ostin Karbley of Huntington, West Virginia; sisters, Bridget Jacques (Rick) of Boynton Beach, Florida and Kathleen Titman (Harold) of Mexico; along with grandchildren, Cecelia Mongillo and Millie Miller.
Memorial services were July 4, at the Hurricane Church of Christ, officiated by Minister Ed Covert.
Another memorial service will be held at 1p.m., Sunday, Aug. 6, at the VFW of Endicott, 103 South Nanticoke Avenue, Endicott. Please join us to celebrate John's life and wear red, white and blue to honor his service.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to St. Jude's Hospital, a charity that John supported.
Published on July 27, 2017