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Emma Mae Lyons

Emma Mae Lyons, 86, of Park Rapids, died Sunday, Oct. 5, 2008 at Care-Age Country Home in Park Rapids.

She was born on Jan. 18, 1922 in Chandlerville, Ill. where she attended school.

She married Bervin Lyons Oct. 11, 1947 in Osage. They made their home in Osage where they remained for many years.

She worked as a cook at Doc's Truck Stop in Osage for many years.

She was a member of the Church of Christ in Park Rapids since the early 1970s.

Surviving are several nieces and nephews; her church family and a host of special friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, in 1974; her brother; and her brother-in-law, Laurel Lyons.

Funeral service: Wednesday, Oct. 8 at the Church of Christ in Park Rapids with Scott Warne officiating.

Casket bearers: Tom Condiff, Scott and Lowell Warne, Robert Breezee, Norman Parks & Gene Kinkel.

Honorary casket bearers: Emma's coffee group: Lois Nordman, Helen Rude, Linda Leckner, Joanne Avenson, Nancy Rutherford and Cindy Kelly.

Interment: Riverside Cemetery in Osage.