May H. Carlyon

May H. Carlyon, 100, of Dunkirk died Friday afternoon (April 12, 2013) at St. Vincent’s Health Center in Erie, Pa.

She was born Sept. 22, 1912 in Cleveland, Ohio, the daughter of the late Henry and Anna (Lietke) Verheyen.

A homemaker, Mrs. Carlyon was a member of the First United Presbyterian Church of Dunkirk.

Survivors include two daughters, Barbara Carlyon of Dunkirk and Patricia (David) Jackman of Melbourne, Fla.; one sister, Lucille Erola of Tacoma, Wash.; one granddaughter, Desiree Pearson; and several nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lester D. Carlyon; and two sisters, Margaret Hanson and Gertrude Rast.

Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. There will be no calling hours. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery. Arrangements are by the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home.