Territorial Women's Memorial Rose Garden
MARY SHEA LYONS
Mary was born in Brockton, Massachusetts, in 1898 and came to Clarkdale with her husband in 1923.

After her husband's death, she continued the Lyons Insurance Agency. She was a teacher and active in volunteer work at the Sharlot Hall Museum.

Mary was a member of Sacred Heart Church and active in political and civic life in the Verde Valley and Yavapai County. From 1974 until her death, she lived at the Arizona Pioneers' Home.

Mary died on April 28, 1978, and was buried in Clarkdale at Valley View Cemetery.

Donor: Sharlot Hall Museum


Additional documentation and photographs may be available in the Sharlot Hall Museum Archives and Library.