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Daniel J. Lydon, Jr.

June 16, 1934 - June 03, 2024


Obituary For Daniel J. Lydon, Jr.

Of Baldwin, died peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on Monday, June 3, 2024.

Dan is survived by his wife of 64 years, Joan (Atwell). Also survived by his children, Kelly (Russ) Foster and Kevin (Susan) Lydon, daughters-in-law Tracy and Wendy, his grandchildren, Shea, Craig, Keara, Michael, Sean, Josh, Matthew and Rachel, his great-grandchildren, Finn, Liam and Teagan and by his dog and best friend, Murphy. He was preceded in death by his sons, Dan and Jack.

Dan worked at PNC Bank for 39 years and after retiring, he worked for Kirk Livery. He loved to golf and fish, but more than anything, Dan loved his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He always had a story to tell, whether it was true or not.

Friends will be received at the John F. Slater Funeral Home, Inc., 412-881-4100, 4201 Brownsville Road, Brentwood 15227 on Wednesday, June 5, 2024 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Funeral prayer on Thursday morning at 9:45. Mass of Christian Burial in Blessed Trinity Parish, St. Albert the Great Church at 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, Dan asks that you please make a donation to Animal Friends of Pittsburgh, 562 Camp Horne Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15237 or to Catholic Charities, 212 9th Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222.

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  • June 07, 2024

    Dear Joanne and family, our prayers and love are with you as you mourn the loss of this wonderful, gentle man. Dan did so much to help our mom and will always be fondly remembered by our family for the visits that he and you paid her and us. Take care of yourself. Love, Mary Theresa Hall, Pat Kyne, and Bridget Breslin

  • June 05, 2024

    May Cousin Dan rest in peace. He was a good man. My condolences and prayers to Joanie, his family and friends. God bless all of you. Love, Cousin Joey.

  • June 04, 2024

    Kevin, Sue snd family, Our condolences and prayers on the loss of your father/father-in-law/grandfather. May he rest in peace. Amen. Larry & Tammy Ondik