Marjorie "Juanita" Lyon

Saturday, June 8, 2013

Marjorie "Juanita" Lyon, 83, Independence, Mo., passed away on Friday, June 7, 2013, at Kansas City Hospice House, Kansas City, Mo. She was born Oct. 30, 1929, in Ash Grove, Mo., to Orville E. Caton and Glen (Hood) Caton. She was married to Loran Lyon and he preceded her in death on Nov. 4, 1991.

Juanita had lived with her youngest daughter, Julie and loving son-in-law, Terry, in Lee's Summit, Mo., for 22 years.

Survivors include two daughters, Julie Boone and her husband, Terry, Independence, Mo., and Joye Fitzgerald and her husband, Art, Holden, Mo.; two sons, Jackie Kiger and his wife, Tammy, Trenton, Mo., and Glen Kiger, Lee's Summit, Mo.; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband, Loran, she was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Sonny Caton; and two sisters, Alberta Caton and Norma Black.

Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 11, at Newton Burial Park, Nevada. Services are under the direction of Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.

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