Janice R. Lyons was born July 17, 1949 in Fort Dix, New Jersey to Dorothy (Grimm) and Wiley P. Imboden. Janice’s father was in the military and her early years were spent traveling to different countries while he served his country. Jan’s most beloved home, during her formative years, was that of Paris, France. She graduated from Wichita West High School in 1967.
After high school she went to technical school and began working in healthcare in information management for over 50 years. On May 23, 1993 she was united in marriage to John Lyons in Windsor, Missouri. Janice most recently worked for Ringgold County Hospital in Mount Ayr as the health information management director.
Janice was preceded in death by her parents; granddaughter Maia Elise Tucker; niece Angela M. Buisch. Left to cherish her memory are her husband John; daughters Shannon Leigh (husband Gary) Kuczynski and Molly (husband Stephen) Moore; son Ben (wife Michaela) Lyons; grandchildren Dashiell Aaron Tucker, Jett London Tucker, Thaddeus Grey Tucker, Landon Lyons, Addison Lyons, Thomas Moore and Caroline Moore; sister Susie (Jim) Diebold; nephew Jim (wife Wendy) Eaton; great nieces Amber Buisch, Kaitlyn Buisch, Sydney Eaton and Makinley Eaton. She was an amazing mother (GiGi), sister, grandmother, and friend. She will be missed, but never forgotten.
Memorials may be directed to the EveryStep Hospice in Mount Ayr.
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