Quick Facts of Jennifer "Jenn" Jane Lyon
- Full NameJennifer "Jenn" Jane Lyon
- Net Worth$200,000
- Date of Birth1972 /02 /27
- Marital StatusUn married
- BirthplaceBoulder City, Nevada, U.S.
- ProfessionReality TV star
- Eye colourBlue
- Hair colourBlonde
- Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter
Jennifer “Jenn” Jane Lyon or famously known as Jenn Lyon was an American actress and was one of the competitors in the American CBS reality TV show, Survivor Palau where she finished in the fourth place in the competition.
Jenn Lyon was born on February 27, 1972, in Boulder City, Nevada, United States of America. She died of Breast Cancer at Sublimity, Oregon, United States of America at the age of 37.
Jenn Lyon’s Early Life, Age, and Career
Lyon is of American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. After graduating from high school from Spain, she attended Portland State University, later went to Western Oregon State University. She then transferred to Oregon State University where she received her degree in nutrition and food management.
She was selected as the tenth picked competitor for the overall season of American CBS reality TV series, Survivor Palau for the Survivor series. During the Survivor reunion show, she announced that she was in a relationship with Gregg Carey in 2004.
Lyon died due to breast cancer on January 19, 2010, Sublimity, Oregon, the United States of America at the age of 37. In a special dedication to her, Survivor aired Surviving Survivor in her honor that was aired on February 4, 2010. Besides, competing at the Survivor, she has appeared in movies such as Daddy Day Camp and Long Pig.
Jenn Lyon Survivor
Back in 2004, Jenn got selected for Survivor: Palau, which is the tenth season of Survivor. The season got released in Spring 2005. The game started with 20 players on a beach. She was Coby Archa’s partner in the game. During this time, she also developed a showmance with Carey. At the same time, she also developed a rivalry with a Ulong member Stephenie LaGrossa.
Eventually, LaGrossa became the last remaining Ulong but Jenn outlasted her when she was voted out in the seventh place. In the end, however, she lost the challenge which put her on the jury. At the Final Tribal Council, she gave her vote to Westman to win the game. At the reunion show, it was revealed that her relationship with Carey only lasted on the island, although they remained friends afterward.
Jenn Lyon’s Death
Lyon died of Breast Cancer after battling breast cancer for the last five-plus in Sublimity, Oregon, the United States of America on January 19, 2010. She died at home in Oregon at 11:19 p.m.