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Patten Funeral Home

71 Union Street, Glace Bay, NS

OBITUARY

Mary Elizabeth Lyons

11 January, 192611 May, 2020

It is with much sadness that we the family of Mary Elizabeth Lyons 94, announce her passing on May 11,2020 at the Cape Breton regional Hospital Palliative Care Unit with her niece Charlene by her side. Born January 11,1926, Mary was the daughter of the late Thomas and Sarah (Campbell) Lyons. Mary worked 29years in the laundry at the Glace Bay General Hospital. Mary loved to play darts and was a member of the Saturday afternoon league at Branch 3 Legion, she was a member of the LOBA Lodge in Glace Bay. Mary was a kind and loving woman. Mary was also a member of St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church. Mary is survived by a sister Ethel Nearing, sister-in-law Mary with whom she resided and also many nieces, nephews and grandnieces and nephews. Besides her parents she was predeceased by brothers Henry, Thomas, Daniel and Charlie; brother-in-law John Nearing; sisters-in-law Violet, Shirley and Alice. Cremation has taken place, arrangements are entrusted to Patten Funeral Home. A service will be held at a later date when we can come together to honour her life. Family flowers only, and donation can be made to St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church building fund, Brookside St Glace Bay. Online condolences can be sent to www.pattenfuneral.com

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Harla ONeill

19 May 2020

So very sorry to read of Mary’s passing. Mary spent many hours sitting in our kitchen & she would often accompany mum as they travelled to visit family. The McKillop clan sends sincere condolences to you Ethel, Mary, Charlene & your families.

Barb & Jim Tobin

17 May 2020

Sincere and heartfelt condolences to all the family. Mary was a big part of our family for many years and will always be remembered for for kindness and friendship.

Marilyn& Bobby Johnston

17 May 2020

Our deepest condolences Mary on the passing of your sister-in law. She will be missed I am sure. Prayers going to you at this difficult time

Kathleen Debison

17 May 2020

Thoughts and prayers to Mary's family. Mary was the sweetest lady and had such a loving smile. Thinking of you all,
-Kathleen and Brechan Debison

Georgi na Jones-Parsons

16 May 2020

So sorry to hear of Mary’s passing. She was such a wonderful lady and friend to my mom, Ruth Jones. Sending love and prayers to you all xo

Audrey Ormrod-Dowell

16 May 2020

To all of Mary's family. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time. I pray you will find comfort in your many wonderful memories you have had with Mary.

Vina Johnson

16 May 2020

So very sad to read that Mary has passed away. She was a lovely lady and I will miss sitting next to her in church. God bless you Mary and rest in peace.

Vina Johnson

barbara wrathall

16 May 2020

I am so sorry to hear of Mary`s passing, she was such a lovely person, I cannot tell you how many years ago when I met her, I will miss her calling me neat year about her taxes, again I am sorry, God Bless her, and to all her family members, Barb

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