John Basil Kirby LYON

Formerly of ‘North Hill’ Woorndoo.

Passed away February 11, 2024 at Valley View Nursing Home, Coleraine.

Aged 98

Beloved husband of Lorna (dec.).

Loved father of Rod and Dianne, Graeme and Gale, Alison and Greg, Sonia and Sean.

Loved Pop of Melissa, Steven, Sophie; Suzanne, Matthew; Sam, Joe; and Stefanie

and great Pa of 9.


Family and friends of JOHN are invited to attend a Graveside Service at the Woorndoo Cemetery, Greens Lane, Woorndoo on TUESDAY (February 27) commencing at 11.00a.m.

To be followed by refreshments at the Woorndoo-Mortlake Football Club, Recreation Reserve, Ararat Road, Woorndoo.

Funeral Notice

ServiceFebruary 27, 2024 - 11:00 amGreens Lane Woorndoo, VIC View MapVenue: Woorndoo Cemetery


  1. To the extended Lyon family, please accept my sincere condolences for the passing of John.
    I remember well the jovial, very talented and hard working family man he was.
    A true inspiration, greatly respected by all.
    Best wishes, Daryl Pagan

    Daryl Pagan February 24, 2024