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Marshall Ray Lyons of Weirton passed away at the Weirton Medical Center after a brief illness on Monday, November 13. He was 70 years old.

Ray was born in Steubenville on March 7, 1953, a son to Alex and Hilda Freeman Lyons.

He served his country proudly in the United States Army and retired from Krogers in Weirton as a produce clerk.

Ray enjoyed attending his grandchildren’s sporting events, the Cleveland Browns and Weir High Football, but if you knew Ray, you knew he enjoyed being in the presence of his friends.

Ray was preceded in death by his parents.

Left to cherish his memory with much love are his wife Vivian (Spencer) Lyons, son Gerard (Frances) Spencer all of Weirton, daughters Reana (Antonio) Powers of Texas, RaLysha Hampson of Weirton, brothers Randy Freeman, Alex Lyons, Jr., and Corey Lyons, all of Steubenville, and sister Alexia Lyons of Texas, nine grandchildren, one great-grandchild and many nieces and nephews.

Friends may visit with Ray’s family on Monday, November 20, from 3 pm until the time of the 5 pm service at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV.

The Reverend Rudy McAllister will officiate.

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  1. My condolences to Ray’s family. We were Babe Ruth League teammates and I always enjoyed seeing him at Kroger’s. May he Rest In Peace.

  2. For the family of Ray Lyons my dear cousin I am so sorry for your loss. I will always remember your kindness ❤️. RIP

  3. Ray, you were a cool dude and we were lifelong friends and you will be missed. God Bless You and keep you 🙏

  4. Candle Selection 8I send my sincere condolences to your/our family and friends. May they find comfort in knowing you will join our Heavenly Ancestors. Rest in Peace cousin!

  5. So very sorry for your loss of a great man! I worked with Ray Ray and he was always so kind and helpful! I would always have him pick out my watermelons and he had a real knack for the best ones. May he rest in peace.
    Chris Greco

  6. Candle Selection 6My sincerest condolences to Ray’s family. I remember his easy laughter when we all played together as children living on Weir Avenue. When he retired from Kroger, I missed seeing him. He was always a fine gentleman. I know he will be missed. Rest in peace.

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