Dewey G. Lyon

Dewey G. Lyon, 87, of Hallstead, PA passed away, Friday, November 23, 2018 at The Gardens at Tunkhannock, Tunkhannock, PA.  Born December 18, 1930 in Binghamton, NY, he was the son of the late George D. and Mable K. [Buchanan] Lyon.  His wife Marlene [Gowe] Lyon predeceased him.


He was a Farmer and a Liberty Township Supervisor for 9 years.


Dewey was a member of Pennsylvania Farmer Association, Board member of the Susquehanna County Conservation District, where he was a part of the No-till and the Legislative Advisory to Harrisburg, and the local Chesapeake Bay Watershed efforts.  


Survivors include daughter & son-in-law, Nancy & Michael Grames of Petersburg, MI, sons & daughters-in-law, Gary & Elaine Lyon of Hallstead, PA, George and Gemini Lyon of Hallstead, PA, grandchildren, Michael Grames Jr., Levi Lyon, Samuel [Abby] Lyon, Amos Lyon, Leanna & Bill Hulse,, Edward DeGaramo, Jacob Grames Christy & Justin Wells, Makala Wilbur, Melanie LaRue, Brianna LaRue, Gabriel Daniels, great-grandchildren, Christian, Julia, Haley, Zoey, Sierra, Isabella, John Michael, Arianna, and Nevaeh, numerous nieces & nephews.


In addition to his parents and wife, a daughter, June DeGaramo, brother, Arnold Lyon, a granddaughter, Danielle DeGaramo and great-grandchild, Trent Hulse predeceased him.


Services: 1:00 PM Friday, November 30, 2018 at Conklin Forks United Methodist Church, Binghamton, NY  13903.

Visitation: 1 hour prior to services at the church.


Instead of flowers: memorial contributions may be made to Conklin Forks United Methodist Church Building Fund, 4420 Brady Hill Road, Binghamton, NY 13903