Lynn McVey Layden

June 15, 1941 - June 17, 2022
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West Lafayette, IN 47906
Friday 7/1, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Soller-Baker Funeral Homes & Crematory, West Lafayette Chapel
1184 Sagamore Pkwy W.
West Lafayette, IN 47906
Friday 7/1, 2:00 pm

Lynn McVey Layden, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and community volunteer, died on June 17th, 2022, in Lafayette, Indiana. She was 81. Lynn was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on June 15, 1941, the eldest daughter of D.H. and Adelyn McVey. She was an exceptional student and loved the outdoors from an early age. Lynn was aContinue Reading

Belinda Kiger left a message on July 3, 2022:
My condolences to family and friends for the loss of Lynn. She was a great person and will be sadly missed by so many.
Don Brothers left a message on June 24, 2022:
I will truly miss Lynn. I first met her when I was on the Cary Camp Board for CubScouts, then years later our paths crossed again in Purdue’s AC3 and then Freedom Singers. We shared a love of children, singing, plants, and life itself. Lynn your spirit will live on in the hearts of everyone you touched, you were a bright star, God speed.
Leo J Dierckman left a message on June 22, 2022:
I had the pleasurer of getting to know and working with Lynn over an 18 period ending the past December as a member of the Catholic Dioceses of Lafayette Finance Committee. She was an excellent communicator with valuable input at each meeting. Our family keeps the repose of the soul of Lynn and her family in our prayers.
Connie (Schuessler) and Dennis Alkire left a message on June 22, 2022:
Our sincere condolences Max and family. My mother was always happy to be around Lynn and spoke highly of her.
Jacqueline (Neugebauer) Klinker left a message on June 21, 2022:
I very sorry to hear about Lynn. My sympathy to Max, David, Kathy, John and Dan, along with all the grandchildren. She will be missed by many. Ashland will not be the same.
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Lori Ketner left a message on June 21, 2022:
The Laydens are an exceptional family and I know Lynn and her talents will be deeply missed. My sincere condolences to Max, the kids, and all the grandkids.
Andy left a message on June 20, 2022:
I loved Mrs Layden, our old den mom! How she put up with us I just can’t imagine. Her care and patience with a pack of kids, not just her own, and her mutually loyal friendship with my parents left a mark on my life. The Laydens were an indelible presence in my life growing up. A beautiful, sweet person. Rest In Peace, Mrs Layden.
Cyndi Bodin left a message on June 20, 2022:
I am so very sorry to hear of Lynn's passing. I knew Lynn for at least 2 decades from her service with the Master Gardeners. Every year I would contact them and was always so grateful that they would come and plant the lion's-share of my annual flowerbeds in Columbian Park, the City Golf Course and the planters on the Myers Pedestrian Bridge. I always enjoyed the fellowship of chatting with Lynn while we planted hundreds of flats of flowers. She and Max took care of my parents estate when they both passed back in 1980 & 1984. Lynn was a truly wonderful and interesting woman. Prayers and hugs to your family.
Mary Isaacs left a message on June 20, 2022:
I so much admired Lynn. She was swimming buddies with my parents Bill and Angie Berberian and a fellow Master Gardener. She contributed so much to her community and will be greatly missed. I feel lucky to have known her.
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