Lynn was born on June 14, 1928 in Johnson City, NY, son of the late Arthur and Mary (Harris) Ayres. He was a 1946 graduate of Troy High School. Lynn farmed, was a part-time police officer, a sheriff’s deputy, and tax collector. In 1988 Lynn became Magistrate of Bradford County District Court 42-3-1 until his retirement ten years later. He was a life member of the Windfall United Methodist Church, was a Trustee, Superintendent, was on the cemetery board, and helped with the building of the Windfall parsonage. Lynn enjoyed hunting and spending time with family and friends. Lynn is survived by his children: Calvin (Sandra) Ayres of New Tripoli, PA and Nancy (Gary) Earle of Reading, PA, his grandsons: Christopher (Megan) Earle, Michael (Erin) Earle, Bradley (Laura) Ayres, Mark Ayres and Scott Ayres, great grandchildren: Molly Earle, Sarah Earle, Jonathan Earle, Conner Earle, Zoey Ayres, and Ashlynn Earle; brother-in-law Clyde (Marilyn) Bristol of Kansas; sister-in-law Lucille (Herb) Mallory, Marion, PA, along with several nieces and nephews.
Funeral was held July 24 at the Gerald W. Vickery, Jr. Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc. Troy, with burial following in Windfall Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made in Lynn’s memory to the Windfall United Methodist Church or to the Windfall Cemetery Association c/o Carla Packard P.O. Box 33 Granville Summit, PA 16926.