Robert Lyon, 97, of Oakdale passed away at his home with his family by his side on Monday. He was born in Wichita Falls, Texas to William and Zillah Lyon. He worked as a rancher and owner of an auto body and paint shop before his retirement.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and by his wife, Lora. He is survived by his children, Robert E. (Tommie) Lyon of Modesto, Mary Lopes of Atwater, Carol Sprague of Modesto and David E. (Julie) Lyon of Oakdale; five grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and five great great grandchildren.
Arrangements are entrusted to Allen Mortuary. Any memorial contributions should be referred to Community Hospice, 4368 Spyres Way, Modesto, CA 95356.
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