L. Carol Lynn

L. Carol Lynn, 62, of 516 W. 15th St., Tyrone, died Friday at her residence after a brave battle with cancer.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of Harvey and Louella Grace (Smith) Myers Jr. She was married on Sept. 14, 1984, to Gerald R. Lynn.

She is survived by her husband; a son, Robert T. Mertiff (Jennifer) of Yulee, Fla.; a daughter, Mindy L. Mertiff (John) of Tyrone; a stepson, Bradley R. Lynn of Arlington, Va.; grandchildren: R. Devon and Travis Mertiff and Drew and Zane Albright; siblings: Sharon M. Derman (Larrie) and Harvey W. Myers (Anna) of Tyrone, Pamela Markel (Bill) of Warriors Mark and Penny Erney (Dave) of State College; and several nieces and nephews.

She attended the Tyrone Alliance Church and was a graduate of Tyrone High School in 1969.

She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Tyrone American Legion Post 281.

She enjoyed buying jewelry, reading and spending time with her grandchildren.

She retired in 2013 from Jostens in State College after 25 years of service.

Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at Derman Funeral Home Inc., Tyrone, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 28, 2014, with the Rev. Carl A. Schmidt officiating. Interment will be at Blair Memorial Park. A luncheon will follow the service at the Tyrone Alliance Church.

In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in her memory to the Tyrone Alliance Church, 2103 Adams Ave., Tyrone, PA.