April 23, 2009


Sandra “Sandy” Lyon, 73, of 2508 W. Sherman Ave., formerly of Chillicothe, died Thursday, April 23, 2009, at Heritage Manor.

Born June 24, 1935, in Chillicothe to Gerald and Grace (Hook) Mooney, she married Richard A. Lyon May 7, 1955, in Chillicothe. He survives.

Also surviving are two daughters, Julia Lyon of Phoenix and Cynthia Schadt of Peoria; two
grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and one sister, Juanita Swanson of Chillicothe.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Shirley Lewis.

There will be no services. She donated her body to the Anatomical Gift Association of Illinois.

Memorials may be made to further multiple sclerosis research.

Weber-Hurd Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.