John married Ruth SACO on 13 June 1910 in Lucas County, Ohio.
Ruth SACO was the daughter of Charles H SACO and Sophia MARTIN. She was born 18 April 1889 in St. Mary's, Auglaize County, Ohio.
By 1914, Ruth was living with her parents and John was not found in the Toledo city directories. John and Ruth had apparently divorced, because on 9 July 1919, they were remarried in Monroe County, Michigan.
John served in World War I.
Ruth and John had divorced a second time by 1930. In the 1930 census, John was living with his mother in Adam Township, Lucas County, Ohio and Ruth was living with their children in Toledo.
John married Susie Agnes SLATER. They had one child. He lived in Delta, Fulton County, Ohio during his later life. He died there on 28 March 1968 and was buried in Lyons Cemetery (no known link between the cemetery and the Lyons family) in Fulton County.
Ruth lived in Toledo for the rest of her life. She died on 5 January 1977.
John LYONS and Ruth SACO had two children:
- George Bruce LYONS (29 Jan 1911 - 30 November 2006)
- James M LYONS