Helen Marie Lyon


(Dec. 25, 1921 - July 2, 2011)

Helen Marie Lyon died July 2, 2011 at the Powell Valley Care Center. She was 89.

She was born in Olathe, Colo., to Harry and Grace Wood on Christmas Day — Dec. 25, 1921.

Marie spent time as a child in Olathe and Glenwood Springs, Colo., and Glenrock, Wyo. After moving to Denver, she married James Lyon. The couple lived there and raised their family.

When they retired, they moved to Powell to be close to the family they loved.

Her husband Jim preceded her in death.

Marie is survived by two children, Cheryl (Gene) Shuler of Powell and Tim (Cam) Lyon of Evanston; four grandchildren and four-great grandchildren.

A family memorial is planned at a later time.