Christopher M. Lyden, 32 of Vineland went to be with the Lord on Friday, June 22, 2012, surrounded by his family. Born in Vineland, he was a lifelong resident of the Vineland and Newfield areas. Christopher is a graduate of Buena Regional High School, Class of 1999.
He was a self-employed handyman and loved going to the movies and taking walks. He also enjoyed being with his family, especially his wife.
He is predeceased by his paternal grandparents, Afreda Navickas and Russell Lyden and maternal grandfather, Anthony Van Hook.
His wife: Audrey Martellio Lyden of Vineland
His parents: James and Cheryl (Van Hook) Lyden of Newfield
His father and mother-in-law: Andrew and Sylvia (Mazean) Jones of Vineland
1 brother: James Lyden, Jr. of Newfield
His grandmother: Sara Van Hook of Newfield
3 brother-in-laws: Chris and Theresa Corwonski of Vineland
James Corwonski of California
Danny Farr of Vineland
1 aunt: Sue and Ray Cavagnaro of Pittsgrove Twp.
2 uncles: Jesse and Barb Cline of Vineland
John and Jenice Phillips of Vineland
His caregivers: Debbie and William Devonshire
His dog, Jello and his two birds
Funeral services will be held on Thursday at 6pm at the DeMarco-Luisi Funeral Home 2755 S. Lincoln Ave., Vineland. Burial will be private. Friends will be received on Thursday from 4pm to 6pm at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Audrey Martellio Lyden, P.O. Box 615 Newfield, NJ 08344.