Barbara “Bobby” (Lyons) Deane

Newbury, N.H. — Barbara “Bobby” (Lyons) Deane, 95, died on Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at her home. It was a beautiful evening and she was in the presence of her loving family.

She was born in New York City, N.Y. on Nov. 26, 1917, the daughter of Frank and Evelyn (Beston) Lyons.

Bobby lived happily at Harvest Hill in Lebanon, N.H. for 10 years before moving to Newbury.

She was predeceased by her husband, Harry Tenyson Deane; and two sisters, Evelyn and Helena.

Members of her family surviving include four children, Raymond Dalton Deane and his wife, Betty of Upper Darby, Pa., Dr. Francis Tenyson Deane and his wife, Susan of Marathon, Fla., Susan Deane of Waitsfield, Vt. and Mary Patten and her husband, Scott of Newbury, N.H.; 10 grandchildren, Robert, Kim, Stephanie, Elisa, Birch, Sky, Grey, Cicely, Rebecca and Leila; and 15 great grandchildren.

Services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Blind Veterans Association, or to the Upper Valley Humane Society, 300 Old Route 10, Enfield, NH 03748.

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