Surviving are his siblings, Richard Ryan, Bernadine (William) James, Joanne (Daniel) Barton; sister-in-law Florence Ryan; nieces, nephews, neighbors and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Bessie; his son, Terry; his sister, Alice Simon; and brother, Earl.
A committal service with full military honors will be held on Friday, August 30, 2013, at noon at Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Town of Dover.
A special thank you to Florence for her care and support.
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