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Marthann (Biggs) Lyon

November 19, 1957 ~ March 25, 2020 (age 62)


Marthann Lyon, 62, of Mishawaka, Indiana passed away on March 25, 2020.  Marthann was born on November 19, 1957 to the late Ross J. and Donnajean (McCabe) Biggs.  Marthann was a lifetime resident of the area.

Marthann worked as a cake packager for Martin Supermarkets.

Marthann is survived by her daughter, Shannon (Josh) Watkins of Mishawaka; her son, Shaun Erp of Newbury Park, California; five grandchildren; and four brothers, Jim (Susan) Biggs of South Bend, Ross Biggs of Portage, Michigan, Chris Biggs of Mishawaka and Michael (Erma) Biggs of South Bend.

Funeral Services for Marthann will be 1:00 pm Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at Palmer Funeral Home – River Park, 2528 Mishawaka Ave., South Bend, Indiana 46615 with Pastor Bob Vale officiating.  Friends may gather with the family from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm prior to the funeral at the funeral home.

Due to COVID-19, a maximum of ten people will be permitted to enter. We ask that you express your condolences in a timely manner to allow everyone a chance to visit. This is a hard request, but this is the best we could do during these times. Thank you for your understanding.  

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society of North Central Indiana, 130 Coach Dr., Mishawaka, IN 46545.  Online condolences for Marthann may be expressed to the family at

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March 31, 2020

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
River Park
2528 Mishawaka Ave
South Bend, IN 46615
Guaranteed delivery before the Visitation begins

Funeral Service
March 31, 2020

1:00 PM
River Park
2528 Mishawaka Ave
South Bend, IN 46615
Guaranteed delivery before the Funeral Service begins


American Cancer Society
130 Red Coach Dr., Mishawaka IN 46545
Tel: 1-574-257-7966

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