Olive M. Lyons

August 29, 1924 - August 15, 2018 

Olive M. Lyons

August 29, 1924 - August 15, 2018 

Obituary for Olive M. Lyons

Dateline Bordentown

Olive M. Lyons, passed away peacefully on Wednesday August 15, 2018 at her apartment with her loving companion by her side.

Born in Fieldsboro, she was a lifelong resident of the community. Olive was employed as a clerk for the State of New Jersey Division of Pensions retiring after over 35 years of dedicated service. A past member of the Bordentown Elks Ladies Auxiliary, Olive and Donald were the first to start the Lodges Wednesday Night Sandwich night.

Daughter of the late Edward and Sarah Peterson, she is survived by her dear companion of 50 years, Donald A. Swanson Sr., his children and grandchildren, Donald A. Jr. and Lisa Swanson, Jessica and (Charles) Sullivan, Adam Swanson, her cousin, Abigail R. Lake of Pemberton.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Olive’s name to the Bordentown Elks Special needs committee 11 Amboy Rd, Bordentown, NJ 08505

A Celebration of Olive’s Life will be held on Monday, August 20, 2018 at 11:00am at Bordentown Home for Funerals, 40 Crosswicks St., Bordentown. Calling will be held Monday morning from 10:00 am until the time of the service. Interment will follow at Bordentown Cemetery, Bordentown.

Arrangements are under the direct care and supervision of Robert L. Pecht, Bordentown Home for Funerals, 40 Crosswicks St., Bordentown, NJ 08505. Please visit Olive’s Book of memories page at www.Bordentownhomeforfunerals.com to upload a picture, light a candle, or offer condolences to the family.

Help & Healing Resources

In the event that there is an error in the information presented, please contact the funeral home by clicking here.