Daniel A. Lyons
Passed away on November 20, 2018
Daniel A Lyons, 68, resident of Coarsegold, CA lost his battle to pancreatic cancer on November 20, 2018 at 4:40 pm where he was surrounded by his family in his home. Dan moved to Coarsegold in 2010 where he began his realtor journey with Century 21-Ditton. He was presented with the Century 21 Ruby Award as well as the Century 21 Quality Service award both in 2014, amongst many other professional achievements throughout his lifetime. Dan served in Vietnam as a Specialist Four Scout Dog Handler as a member of the Famous Fighting Fourth Infantry Division of the United States Army during the period of September 1969 to September 1970 and was awarded the Army Commendation Medal and Combat Infantry Badge. Some of his hobbies and interests included bird watching from his large window in his dining room overlooking the beautiful Sierras, reading, listening to music, gardening, and puzzles. He is survived by his wife Vickie Lyons and his stepson Jake O'Neill (11). Loving father of daughter Dawn Christine Jessing (Ron Jessing) of Simi Valley and son Kyle Spencer Lyons (Jennifer Lyons) of Thousand Oaks and their mother, Lynda Lyons. Grandchildren- Jack Jessing (14), Grayson Jessing (11) and Sienna Lyons (3); and siblings- Nancy Williams, Janet Stone, Margie Anderson, Cindy Allen, and Dexter Lyons. Dan was preceded in death by his big brother Stanley Lyons. Many of his family, friends and coworkers would describe Dan as a loving, caring, hilarious and hardworking man! He will be missed dearly. A Celebration of Life will be held at Yosemite Lakes Park Clubhouse on December 1, 2018 at 10 am. The family will be wearing Patriotic colors to honor their Hero and welcome you to as well.