kathleen lyman

October 18, 1935 ~ September 16, 2022

Born in: North Bellmore, NY
Resided in: Meriden, CT

Kathleen A. Lyman, 86, of Meriden passed away September 16, 2022. She was born in North Bellmore, NY October 18, 1935, a daughter of the late Henry and Alice Kluba Gress, and resided in Meriden for most of her life. Kathleen married Earle Lyman on August 13, 1960 and they had 30 wonderful years together before his passing in 1990; he was the love of her life. She had been employed at Cooper Instruments Co. for 15 years before her retirement in 2000.
Devoted mother of Karen Lyman of Meriden, Carol Miles and her husband David Miles of Simpsonville, SC, and Sharon Lyman of Southington.
Katie had a great eye for detail and enjoyed coloring (always staying inside the lines), letterboxes, fill-ins, knitting, and puzzles, and she loved her four-legged grandbabies Charlie and Sorrento.
Friends may visit with her family on Wednesday, Sept. 21st from 10 to 11:30 a.m. and are invited to attend a Prayer service at 11:30 a.m. in Beecher & Bennett-Flatow Funeral Home, 48 Cook Ave., Meriden. Interment in Walnut Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Kathleen’s memory may be made to the Meriden Humane Society, 311 Murdock Ave., Meriden, CT 06450.



Visitation: September 21, 2022 10:00 - 11:30 am

Beecher & Bennett Funeral Service - Meriden
48 Cook Avenue
Meriden, CT 06451


Prayer Service: September 21, 2022 11:30 am

Beecher & Bennett Funeral Service - Meriden
48 Cook Avenue
Meriden, CT 06451


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  1. Sweet Katie,
    Your smile would light up the room. The way you loved your daughters was inspiring to me as a mom. Your beauty, grace and kindness will be missed. Rest In peace sweet lady. You will be missed.
    Love Deb and John

  2. Carol, Dave and family. I am so sorry for your loss. Please know my prayers are with you at this difficult time.

  3. Carol and Dave, So sorry to hear about your loss. May God give your family strength and patience in these difficult days. My thoughts and prayers are with your family.

  4. Sharon, (& family) Wishing you peace to bring you comfort, courage to face the days ahead, and loving memories to forever hold in your heart. Love, Sharon M

  5. Carol and Dave – I am very sorry for your loss. Prayers to to both of you and may God give you strength and peace.

  6. Carol and Dave, and Karen and Sharon,
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May you find comfort in your memories and the love of those surrounding you.

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