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Christopher Allen “C.J.” Lyons, Jr.

November 18, 2002 - November 2, 2020

Christopher Allen “C.J.” Lyons, Jr., age 17, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Monday, November 2, 2020.

Born in Newark, DE on November 18, 2002, he was the son of Christopher A. Lyons, Sr. and Felicia D. Schwalbauch. C.J. worked as an office furniture installer at Diamond State Flooring and Furniture. He had a hands-on mentality and was mechanically gifted, dedicating many hours working on ATV’s. A thrill seeker, C.J. could often be found riding around doing wheelies on his dirt bike. In his spare time, C.J. enjoyed fishing, taking trips to the beach and loved animals. Above all, he cherished time spent with his friends and family. C.J. will always be remembered as a man with integrity and a kind heart.

C.J. was preceded in death by his grandmother, Lettie Lyons; grandfather, William Lyons; and grandfather, Garry Schwalbauch. He is survived by his parents, Christopher A. Lyons, Sr. and Felicia D. Schwalbauch of New Castle; sister, Kira B. Lyons of New Castle; grandmother, Phyllis A. Justison of Wilmington; grandmother, Cheryl A. Lyons of New Castle; girlfriend, Kaelyn J. Barben of New Castle; his beloved American Bully, Choco; and many extended family and friends.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 1 pm until 3 pm on Wednesday, November 11, 2020, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. Face masks will be required for all in attendance. Services and interment will be held privately at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in C.J.’s memory to the Go Fund Me page for his family by clicking here.

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7 Condolences for Christopher Allen “C.J.” Lyons, Jr.

  • I am so sorry fell r ur loss Kira prayers for everyone

  • You will be missed by many fly high angel 😇

  • You are all in our heart thoughts, prayers…..
    RIP ….. Fly High CJ .. you will be missed by many💔

  • Chris, Felicia, and family, I am so so sorry for the loss of CJ he was such a great kid and had the most brightest smile anytime he was around. He will forever be in our hearts!!! May he rest in peace!! ❤❤

  • Sending our condolences yous will be in our thoughts and prayers 🙏❤️

  • Sorry for your loss Chris, I will pray for CJ and the family. You and Felicia stay strong 1 love Bro.

  • Felicia, Chris and Kira my heart can’t find the words to tell you how much I hurt for you all. I loved him with all my heart forever. He is a handsome angel in Heaven watching over his loving parents and sister Kira until he sees them again.