04 Mar 1925 - 16 Jul 2022
LYONS Muriel : born Norwich England 1925, emigrated to New Zealand 1946. Muriel passed away peacefully in Havelock North 16 July 2022.
Much loved wife of Bernard Lewis Lyons, Wellington & Napier (deceased)
Sister-in-law to Barbara, Noel & Nancy (deceased), Jocelyn (deceased), Geoff (deceased).
Sister of Deryck, Wanganui (deceased).
A wonderful and dedicated Mum and mother-in-law to Jill & Bill Allan, Graham & Gina Sunderland. We will miss her dearly and she will always be in our hearts.
Loving Nan to Jamie, Natalee, Kelly, Great Nan to Kyle, Bella, India, Sienna & Willow, Great-great Nan to Wynter (all in Queensland)
Daughter of “Nick” & “Elle” Elliston, Aramoho, Wanganui (deceased)
Sincere thanks to all management and staff at Hillcrest Rest Home, Havelock North. Your love and care during Muriel’s last four months of her life was superb.
Muriel’s funeral service to celebrate her life was held in The Dunstall Memorial Chapel, Edwardes Street, Napier on Monday July 25, 2022 at 1pm. All welcome.
All messages to The Lyons Family C/o PO Box 1055, Napier, 4140.
Thank you so much Muriel for letting me and my little family into your life we were so blessed to no you and some of your family. You had a beautiful send off and you will surely be so missed thinking of you always my dear friend ? ???? ????
A beautiful service. Loved it!
Dear Graham, Gina and family. Thank you for giving me the oppotunity to get to know Muriel and be able to assist her when I was needed, I loved hearing her stories about her younger days and her life. I will miss her dearly and send my love and thoughts with you today as I was unable to attend but will be online.
To Jill and Graeme and families,
Thinking of you today as you farewell your Mum. It has been a pleasure to know Muriel as our lives have intertwined with your family over so many years.
Sorry I can’t be there with you today. I will watch via the link.
Love and hugs to you Jill.
from as young as i can remember u were my best friend and through my 44 years u have seen the best n worst of me - meet your great grand kids and be on this world to be a gret great nan - love and miss u lots nan i know u and pop will be happy up there u lived one of the fullest lifes in world of many generations - love u lots - jamie
Jill and Bill, Graham and Gina and whanau. In Loving Memory of your Mum, Muriel, at this time. Sending you Peace, Love and Blessings at this time. I will watch the service by Live Stream as I am not able to be there from Wellington.
Take care at this time.
We loved you Muriel.
We fell instantly in love with you the moment you came in to our Home.
We were blessed to have you and made sure you had the best care we could provide in the few months you were with us.
We will miss you dearly and you will forever be in our thoughts and hearts.
Many thanks to Graham, Gina and Jill for choosing us to love and care for you.
From Jax at Hillcrest xx
Thank you for your friendship Muriel, you had a great memory and amazing ideas. You had an amazing life and held some awesome as jobs. Im also proud to say that I have a great friendship with your daughter. Thank you so much for everything and you will be greatly missed but we will all join you eventually. Much love Martina xxx