Tributes Online - Desmond Lyons

Desmond John Lyons

30/10/1937 - 6/06/2024

LYONS, Desmond John (Des) -

Passed away on 6 June 2024 peacefully at Te Hopai Home & Hospital, aged 86 years.

Loving husband to Anne Kathleen Lyons (Nee Peacock) and father to; Maree, Catherine, Grant, Derek, Suzanne, John, Rachel, Pauline and Chris.

Special friend to Judith.

Sincere thanks to the Te Hopai staff who cared for Des over the last six months.

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Messages to Des’ family may be left in tribute book here on this page or posted c/- PO Box 14366, Kilbirnie, Wellington 6241.

A service for Des will be held at the Cockburn St Chapel, Cnr Cockburn & Onepu Rd, at 11am on 11 June 2024, followed by a private burial.

This service can be viewed via the livestream tab on the Tributes website.


Service Information
Date: 11/06/2024 Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: Cockburn Street Chapel
cnr Onepu Road and Cockburn Street
Kilbirnie, Wellington
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