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Christina  Lyon
 

Memorial for Christina Lyon

Born in New York City, NY on May 25, 1923
Departed on May 19, 2017 and resided in Paramus, NJ.
Visitation: Monday, May 22, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm & 7:00 pm
- 9:00 pm
Funeral Mass: Tuesday, May 23, 2017
10:00 am
Cemetery: George Washington Memorial Park
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Christina Lyon (nee DeCrescenzo), 94 passed away peacefully on May 19, 2017. Beloved wife of the late James Lyon. Loving mother of Pamela Natoli and James Lyon Jr. Loving mother-in-law of the late Danny Natoli. Cherished grandmother of Christina Danielle Natoli. Christina was born in New York City on April 25, 1923 and was a resident of Paramus for 62 years. After winning a vocalist radio contest in New York City Christina became a lead vocalist for well renowned big bands. She was known for her impeccable phrasing and exquisite voice, her stage name was Chris Scott. Chris was accompanied by her husband, jazz pianist Jimmy Lyon. Together, they were magic. In later years, Chris was employed by Bergen Pines Hospital as a ward clerk for 32 years. During this time, Chris occasionally performed with her husband on musical engagements in New York City at Broadway Joes, the Waldorf Astoria in Peacock Alley and other venues. Chris was famous for her beauty, great sense of humor, kind and loving heart and her Italian cooking. Her family was her everything especially her aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Dear sister of the late Kitty, Dick, Babe and twin brother Nicholas. Adored daughter of the late Lucia Migliaccio DeCrescenzo and Carlo DeCrescenzo.

Visitation will be held on Monday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM at the Van Emburgh-Sneider-Pernice Funeral Home, 109 Darlington Ave, Ramsey, NJ. A funeral mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 10 AM at Our Lady of the Visitation Church in Paramus, NJ. Interment will follow at George Washington Memorial Park in Paramus.

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