EAST LIVERPOOL, OHIO – Bertha Mae Lyons, 70, of East Liverpool passed away Thursday, October 29, 2020 at East Liverpool City Hospital.
Bertha was born in East Liverpool on June 14, 1950 a daughter of the late John and Alice (Ferguson) Lyons, Sr. She was a graduate of East Liverpool High School Class of 1967. She was a former member of the East Liverpool Potters Club and Orioles. Bertha retired as a supervisor after 11 years of service from the Mountaineer Race Track and Gaming Resort. She was a loyal Cleveland Browns fan.
Preceding Bertha in death were her sister-in-law Connie Lyons and brother-in-law Melvin Hissom.
Left to cherish her memory are three sisters JoAnn Hissom of Rogers, Barbara Newlin of East Liverpool and Kimberly Keller and her husband John of Lisbon; two brothers John Lyons, Jr and his wife Erina of East Liverpool and Robert “Buck” Lyons of East Liverpool; five nieces Bonnie Newlin, Chris Lyons, Deanna Wellington, Brittany Keller and Payton Wellington and six nephews Michael Lyons, William Hissom, Brent Hissom, Andrew Keller, Wesley “Chunk” Wellington and Paxton Lyons.
Friends may visit at the Dawson Funeral Home on Monday where the family will be present from 12 to 2 p.m. Pastor Norm Eckert of Beechwood Free Methodist Church will conduct a funeral service Monday 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Columbiana County Memorial Park. In compliance with Ohio state regulations with concerns of the COVID-19 virus masks must be worn at all times in the funeral home.