Ann H. Lyons

Published on Wednesday, 15 May 2019 19:50


Ann H. Lyons, 82, passed away on Friday, May 10, 2019, at the Jerome Home in New Britain. She was the wife of the late Henry D. Kohrs, Jr. and Armond E. Lyons.

Ann was born on Oct. 14, 1936, in Torrington, the daughter of the late Herman W. and Gladys (Cleaveland) Holden. She was a graduate of Torrington High School and worked for the State of Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles.

Ann is survived by her son, Glenn Kohrs of Bristol; her daughter, Debra Swanson, and husband, Raymond; her granddaughters, Michele Swanson, and Nicole Swanson; her great-grandson, Ryan Rizzo, all of Plainville; her brother, Davin Holden, of Asheville, N.C. She was predeceased by her sister, Judith Holden.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the nurses and staff at the Jerome Home.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, May 20, 2019, at Torringford Cemetery, 1622 Torringford St., Torrington.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Ann’s memory may be made to Plainville Community Food Pantry, 54 South Canal St., Plainville, CT 06062; or the Connecticut Hospice, Inc., 100 Double Beach Road, Branford, CT 06405.

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Posted in New Britain Herald, on Wednesday, 15 May 2019 19:50. Updated: Wednesday, 15 May 2019 19:52.