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Obituary for Deana Nadine Lyons (Bowen)

Deana Nadine Lyons, 90, of Atchison, KS died Friday, November 8, 2019 at the Atchison Medicalodge.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Monday, Nov. 11th, 2019 at the Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home with Rev. Robert Ziegler officiating. Burial will follow in the Corpus Christi Cemetery Mooney Creek. The family will receive friends for one/half hour prior to services on Monday, Nov. 11th, 2019 at the Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home. Memorial contributions are suggested to Trinity Lutheran School Technology Fund or Medicalodge Activity Fund and may be sent in care of the funeral home. Condolences to the family may be left online at

Deana was born on August 15, 1929 in Willow Springs, MO the daughter of John J. and Mary Opal (Smith) Bowen. She had worked as a laborer for the Horton Garment Factory, Atchison. Deana enjoyed sewing and her grandchildren.
She was married to Earl Dean Wood and later divorced. She later married Vincent Nibbletts Lyons, Jr on Oct. 10, 1980 in Greenville, MISS. Mr. Lyons preceded her in death on June 11, 2013. Survivors include a son, Ron (Ruby) Wood, Atchison, KS, a brother George (Shirley) Bowen, Kansas City, KS, a sister Lucille Avenson, Greenville, Miss, a granddaughter Shelly (Robert ) Lemke, Atchison and great granddaughter, Chelsey (Blake) Hoffman, Nortonville, and a great great grandson Kaden. Her parents and husband preceded her in death.