Donnie L. Lyons, 84, of Somerset, formerly of Shanksville, passed on August 16, 2016 at Siemon Lakeview Manor. Born February 14, 1932 in Middlecreek Twp, he is a son of the late Maurice and Minnie (Fulton) Lyons. He is also preceded in death by his sister Frances Lyons. Donnie is survived by his wife Mabel Lyons; daughter Cathy Kitting and husband Ken Kitting Jr of Rockwood; son Donald Lyons and wife Alyce of Somerset; grandchildren Kacy Smith and husband Rick, Cheri Miller and husband James, Paige Lyons and friend Corey Walters, Russell Lyons and wife Samantha, and Hoss Lyons and fiancé Tabitha Ross; great-grandchildren Jennica, Ricky, and Mary-Eden; brother Dean Lyons and wife Ginny of Somerset, and sister Florence Pritts of Ohio.
Donnie was a veteran of the US Army in the Korean War. He was a life member of the Somerset American Legion, the VFW, and the FOE. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and NASCAR. Friends will be received from 1-2 PM with a service to immediately follow at 2 PM Saturday, August 20, 2016 at Miller Funeral Home and Crematory, Somerset, Pastor John Marshall officiating. Interment at Somerset County Memorial Park with Military Rites accorded by the Somerset County Honor Guard.