MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

January 15, 2013

Lily M. Lemen

1923 - 2013






Lily M., age 89 of OKC, went home to her Heavenly Father on January 14, 2013.  

She was born May 4, 1923 in Andes, MT to Lois and Asa Hall.  She married Hyle Lemen on Dec. 11, 1941. Lily worked in Retail Sales, owned and operated a convenience store, and managed an apartment complex in Muskogee, OK for 16 years.  After retiring she maintained a beautiful lawn and sewed for her children and grandchildren. Lily was a very talented seamstress and floral arranger and later supplemented her retirement by making lap robes, quilts, baby blankets etc.

Lily was preceded in death by her husband, Hyle; grandson Jerrell Boggan and 3 sisters.  She is survived by her children: Karen & Jerry Boggan of Skiatook, OK; Deanna & Larry Canole of Gower, MO; Jan & Ken Kreuzberg of Yukon, OK; Jeff and Kay Ann Lemen of OKC; 4 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; 3 sisters and many nieces, nephews and other loved ones.

 Services to celebrate her life will be 10:00 AM, Thursday, January 17th at Buchanan Funeral Service Chapel with interment at 3:00 pm at Memorial Park Cemetery in Muskogee, OK.