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Genevieve M (Kotasek) Lyden

April 10, 1949 ~ March 12, 2022 (age 72)


Youngstown, Ohio    Genevieve  Lyden, 72        

Genevieve Lyden, 72,  passed away on March 12, 2022.

She was born on April 10, 1949  in Youngstown, OH, the daughter of  Joseph and Mary (Vanasky) Kotasek.

Genevieve was a graduate of Wilson High School and Youngstown State University where she received a Masters Degree in Education. She worked as a Special Education teacher for Marlington School System in Alliance.  Genevieve was a member of Lord of Life Lutheran Church in Canfield, Ohio.  

Genevieve is survived by a daughter, Erin Lyden, Portland, Oregon, a son, Kevin Lyden, Youngstown, Ohio and a brother, Denis Kotasek of Tallahassee, FL

She enjoyed working on crafts and floral arrangements and was very supportive of the Michael J. Fox Foundation.

Friends will be received  at the at the Vaschak-Kirila Funeral Home, Inc., Youngstown, Ohio on Friday March 18, 2022 from 10:00 am to 10:45 and following immediately a  memorial service at 11:00 am.

In lieu of flowers the family request that contributions may be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation
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March 18, 2022

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Vaschak-Kirila Funeral Home
3100 Canfield Rd.
Youngstown, Ohio 44511

Memorial Service
March 18, 2022

11:00 AM
Vaschak-Kirila Funeral Home
3100 Canfield Rd.
Youngstown, Ohio 44511


The Michael J. Fox Foundation
P.O. Box 5014, Hagerstown MD 21741-5014
Tel: 1-800-708-7644
Web: http://michaeljfox.org

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