Roberta Lou Lyons, 65

Mrs. Roberta Lou Lyons, 65, of Frederick, Md., passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by family on Monday, November 18, 2013.

Mrs. Lyons was born in Marshalltown, the daughter of Blanche M. and Edward L. Matya.

Roberta is survived by loving husband Ronald J.A. Lyons; her two children; her daughter, Amanda C. Webb and husband Michael of Hanover, Pa. and her son Christopher E. Rose, of Frederick, Md. Also surviving are her five grandchildren; as well as one sister Carolyn K. Vavra and husband Douglas and one brother Edward E. Matya and wife Barbara of Marshalltown, IA.

The family will receive friends at the Stauffer Funeral Home on Friday, Nov. 22 from 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Nov. 23 at 1 p.m. the Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration, 6909 Maryland Ave., Braddock Heights with The Rev. Dr. Gordon J. De La Vars officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration, P.O. Box 87, Braddock Heights, MD 21714.