GREENWICH, Conn. - Lisa Branjord Lyon, a resident of Greenwich, died Dec. 25. She was 56.
Lyon was born Dec. 21, 1957, in Albuquerque, N.M., the daughter of Orlan Branjord and Patricia Branjord. She grew up in Des Moines, Iowa, and graduated from Roosevelt High School. She received her bachelor of arts degree in Spanish from the University of Arizona in Tucson. She earned her master's degree in international business and finance from the Thunderbird School of Global Management in Glendale, Ariz.
She held a real estate license. Most recently she was affiliated with Weichert Realtors in Greenwich. She worked for Dorr Oliver Inc., Nukem and the Principle Financial Group. She was a member for the P.E.O. Sisterhood.
Lyon is survived by her daughter, Stephanie A. Lyon; son, John R. Lyon III; and former spouse, John R. Lyon II, all of Greenwich; father, Orlan Branjord of West Des Moines, Iowa; brother, Don Branjord of Des Moines; sister, Laura (Tim) Schwarz of Clive, Iowa. She was predeceased by her mother, Patricia Branjord.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Jan. 4 at Christ Church, 254 E. Putnam Ave., Greenwich. The private burial will be at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Christ Church Greenwich, where Lyon was a member for many years.