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Donald Gordon Lyng



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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Donald Gordon Lyng

    Family/Spouse: Ann Marie Collins. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Donald Michael Lyng

    Donald married Valerie Annette Balcom [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Samantha Elizabeth Lyng

    Family/Spouse: Renae Lynn Reynolds. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Matthew Bouchard
    2. Megan Renae Bouchard

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Robert Gordon Lyng was born on 31 Jan 1932 (son of Gordon Lyng and Stella Deroshia); died on 11 Jan 1994.

    Notes:

    STOCK CAR ENTHUSIAST ROBERT LYNG, 61, DIES
    Watertown Daily Times (NY) - January 12, 1994Browse Issues
    Robert G. Lyng, 61, of R.D. 4, Centerville Road, Pulaski, formerly of Watertown, died at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at A. L. Lee Memorial Hospital, Fulton. He had been ill for the past several years.

    A prayer service will be at 10 a.m. Friday at D.L. Calarco Funeral Home, Watertown, with the Rev. Liam O'Doherty officiating. Spring burial will be in North Watertown Cemetery.

    Calling hours are from 7 to 9 p.m. today and from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to the Intensive Care Unit at A.L. Lee Memorial Hospital.

    Surviving are his wife, Florence; his mother, Stella, Watertown; two sons, Robert M., Pulaski, and Donald G., Theresa; a daughter, Mrs. Thomas (Kathie) Chapel, Lacona; three brothers, Francis and James, Fort Lauderdale. Fla., and Patrick, Watertown; two sisters, Mrs. Patrick (Diane) Shortsleeve and Mrs. Ronald (Mary) Newman, both of Fort Lauderdale; eight grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

    A sister, Dorothy Karl, died previously.

    He was born on Jan. 31, 1932, in Watertown, a son of Gordon and Stella DeRoshia Lyng. He graduated from Immaculate Heart Academy in 1949.

    He married Florence Cole on April 29, 1949, at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church with the Rev. Benoit Dostie, officiating. Mr. Lyng was a self-employed trucking contractor for 40 years.

    He was a former communicant at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church and an avid stock car enthusiast.

    ROBERT G. LYNG
    Syracuse Herald-Journal (NY) - January 14, 1994
    Robert G. Lyng, 61, of Centerville Road died Tuesday at A.L. Lee Memorial Hospital, Fulton.

    Mr. Lyng was a native of Watertown. He was a self-employed contractor.

    Surviving are his wife, Florence; two sons, Robert M. of Pulaski and Donald A. of Theresa; a daughter, Kathie Chapel of Lacona; his mother, Stella Lyng of Watertown; three brothers, Francis and James, both of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and Patrick of Watertown; two sisters, Diane Shortsleeve and Mary Newman, both of Fort Lauderdale; eight grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

    Services will be at 10 a.m. today at D.L. Calarco Funeral Home, Watertown. Spring burial will be in North Watertown Cemetery.

    Calling hours were Thursday.

    Contributions may be made to the Intensive Care Unit of A.L. Lee Memorial Hospital, Fulton.

    Robert married Florence M. Cole. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Florence M. Cole
    Children:
    1. Kathy Louise Lyng
    2. 1. Donald Gordon Lyng
    3. Robert Michael Lyng


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Gordon Lyng was born on 25 Sep 1905 (son of William Lyng and Annetta Florida); died on 5 Jan 1965.

    Notes:

    GORDON F. LYNG
    WATERTOWN - Services for
    Gordon F, Lyng. 59, of 706 Mill
    St., who died Wednesday, will
    be at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the
    Simpson Funeral Home and at
    10 a.m. in Our Lady of ths
    Sacred Heart Church. Burial
    will be' in Glenwood Cemetery.
    Friends may call from 2 to 5
    and 7 to 10 p.m. at the funeral
    home Thursday and Friday.

    Gordon married Stella Deroshia. Stella was born on 1 Apr 1909; died in Jan 2004. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Stella Deroshia was born on 1 Apr 1909; died in Jan 2004.

    Notes:

    STELLA E. LYNG - NURSEShow Details
    Watertown Daily Times (NY) - January 12, 2004Browse Issues
    A prayer service for Stella E. "Sally" Derosia Lyng, 94, formerly of LeRay Street Apartments, Watertown, and Plantation, Fla., will be at 11:15 a.m. Tuesday at Cummings Funeral Service, followed by a funeral Mass at noon at the Church of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart with the Rev. Richard W. Kennedy, pastor, and the Rev. Pierre Aubin officiating. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery.

    Mrs. Lyng died Thursday at the Life Care Center at Inverrary, Lauderhill, Fla.

    Calling hours are from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

    Mrs. Lyng worked at the Taggart Paper Mill and then was a bookkeeper for her husband's coal and oil delivery service. She later owned and operated Lyng's Nursing Home on LeRay Street for several years.

    In 1964, she entered the practical nursing program at Watertown High School and became a licensed practical nurse. She worked at Mercy Hospital, did private home nursing duty and worked in the infirmary at the Sisters of St. Joseph Motherhouse before retiring. She moved to Florida in October 2001.

    Born April 1, 1909, in the town of Orleans, daughter of William T. and Jennie E. Derosia, she received a diploma from Watertown High School.

    She married Gordon F. Lyng on Jan. 24, 1927, at Holy Family Church rectory with the Rev. Joseph P. Heslin officiating. Mr. Lyng, a truck driver for Burdick Coal & Oil Co., died Jan. 5, 1965.

    Mrs. Lyng was a communicant of Sacred Heart Church and a member of its Altar and Rosary Society and dart ball team, and of the auxiliaries to the Knights of Columbus, North Side Improvement League and Allen-Giles American Legion Post 588, Brownville.

    She also did volunteer drives and was one of the first women to serve on a jury in Jefferson County.

    Surviving are two sons, Francis E., and his companion, Judith Withall, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and Patrick M., and his wife, Judy, Watertown; two daughters, Mrs. Ronald (Mary) Newman, Fort Lauderdale, and Mrs. Patrick (Dianne) Shortsleeve, Plantation; 21 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, eight great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

    Two sons, Robert G. and James W., two daughters, Dorothy M. Eveleigh Karl and Stella E. Lyng, two brothers, Winfred E. and Chester E. Derosia, and a sister, Ruth Plato, died before her.

    Donations may be made to the Sacred Heart Foundation, 668 Thompson St., Watertown, N.Y. 13601.

    Children:
    1. 2. Robert Gordon Lyng was born on 31 Jan 1932; died on 11 Jan 1994.
    2. James William Lyng was born on 2 Jun 1943; died on 1 Mar 2003.
    3. Francis Lyng
    4. Patrick Lyng
    5. Diane Lyng
    6. Mary Lyng

  3. 6.  John N. Cole

    John married Gladys Lyon. Gladys was born on 13 Feb 1903; died on 2 Jul 2014. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Gladys Lyon was born on 13 Feb 1903; died on 2 Jul 2014.

    Notes:

    GLADYS A. COLE
    Watertown Daily Times (NY) - July 5, 2014Browse Issues
    Gladys A. Cole, 111, long-time former resident of W. Division St., Watertown passed away Wednesday evening, July 2, 2014, at Samaritan Keep Home where she had resided since 2010.

    A graveside service will be at North Watertown Cemetery at a later date. There will be no other calling hours or service and arrangements are with Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown.

    Mrs. Cole was born in Watertown on February 13, 1903, daughter of Frank and Florence Forsyth Lyon and she attended schools in Watertown. On November 12, 1927 she married John N. Cole and John, a machinist for NY Airbrake for 45 years, died November 22, 1990.

    Prior to her marriage Gladys worked at both Toohey Silk and Shaughnessy Knitting Mills. She was a member and past president of the Northside Improvement League Auxiliary and with her husband was very active in their dinners. She was a member and former officer of Rebecca's Lodge and also a former member of the VFW Post 1400 Auxiliary. Her main enjoyment was being a homemaker and a mother to four sons that all served in the US Marine Corps.

    She is survived by her four children, Edward J. Cole, Oceanside, CA, Earl W. and Linda Cole, Clayton, Florence M. "Flo" Lyng, Pulaski, and Richard G. "Jack" Cole, New Rochelle; 12 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, and 8 great great grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Besides her husband, John, she was predeceased by her son, Robert F. Cole, April 17, 1983, 2 grandsons, 2 brothers, William and George Lyon, and her sister, Helen Blair.

    Children:
    1. 3. Florence M. Cole


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  William Lyng was born on 11 Feb 1871 (son of James Lyng and Mary Ryan); died on 20 Mar 1924.

    Notes:

    MAN HURT ON ICE JOB DIES SUDDENLY
    WILLIAM LYNG THOUGHT RECOVERED, DIES SUDDENLY
    HAS STROKE AT HOSPITAL

    Had Leg Amputated March 3 After Being Caught In Chain- Survived By Five Children.

    William Lyng, Aged 53 years, of Huntingtonville, died suddenly at 11:10 this morning at the Sisters' Hospital where he had been a patient since March 3. Death was due directly to cerebral hemorrhage resulting from hardening of the arteries coupled with the shock of an accident which resulted in the amputation of his left leg on March 3.
    Mr. Lyng's death came as a shock to the hospital authorities and the attending physician as well as his family. Only a few minutes previous to his death he was joking and laughing with other patients convalescing at the hospital and was apparently in good condition. He suddenly grew weak, however, he told the nurse, his physician was called but all efforts to save the man's life were unavailing.

    While employed at the Ice Company of Watertown at the Huntingtonville Plant Mr. Lyng was working around a conveyor when he caught his leg in the chain. The bones in his leg were smashed, and his leg was so badly mangled that the leg hung only by the cords. He was rushed to the hospital in a motor car and the leg was taken off just below the knee.
    He seemed to improve steadily after the operation and his complete recovery had been expected. He had, however been suffering from hardening of the arteries for sometime and this was a factor in his sudden death.

    Mr. Lyng was born in the Town of Pinckney, Lewis County, on Feb. 11 1851, the son of the late James and Mary Ryan Lyng. About 30 years ago he was married to Miss Annetta Florida, a resident of Harrisburg, Lewis County. There he followed the occupation of a farmer.
    He came to Huntingtonville ten years ago and since had worked as a carpenter. He was the father of five children.
    One son, Floyd Lyng, died in Camp McClellan in 1919, while in the service. Besides his widow, he is survived by three sons Daniel, George, and Gordon Lyng; all of Huntingtonville; one daughter, Miss Anna Lyng of Huntingtonville; Three brothers: John Lyng of Los Angeles, Calif.; Frank Lyng, Montana; and Thomas Lyng of this city, and one sister, Mrs. John L. Burns, also of this city
    Funeral arrangements were incomplete.

    William married Annetta Florida. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Annetta Florida
    Children:
    1. 4. Gordon Lyng was born on 25 Sep 1905; died on 5 Jan 1965.
    2. George R. Lyng was born on 2 Nov 1904.
    3. Daniel Lyng