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Larry L. Ryan, Sr.

April 4, 1941 October 5, 2019
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Obituary for Larry L. Ryan, Sr.

CRIMORA – Larry Laverne Ryan, Sr., 78, of Thorofare Rd., passed away in his home on Saturday, October 5, 2019.  He was born April 4, 1941 in Staunton. 

Mr. Ryan was preceded in death by his parents, Wilbur Kenneth and Goldie Marie (Carroll) Ryan, and a son, Larry Laverne Ryan, Jr.   

He was a member of Bethlehem United Methodist Church in Swoope.  He enjoyed playing the guitar and singing and loved playing bingo.  He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 680 in Staunton and the Verona Moose Lodge, #2172.   

Surviving are a son, Gregory Scott Ryan of Deerfield; a daughter, Tina Marie Ryan of Bremo Bluff; a sister, Wanda Helmick; a half-brother, Robert Ryan; five grandchildren, Ashley Brown, Misty-Dawn Brown, Anthony Atkins, Melody Ryan, and A.J. Ryan; six great-grandchildren, Ethan Bruce, Chance Denny, Addalee Rae Ryan, Eligah Shifflette, Adin Brown, and Alexis Green; and numerous nieces and nephews. 

A graveside service will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, October 8, in Bethlehem United Methodist Church Cemetery, 748 Trimbles Mill Rd., Swoope, Va., officiated by Pastor Dave Boger. 

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2:00 PM 10/8/2019 2:00:00 PM
Bethlehem United Methodist Church Cemetery

748 Trimbles Mill Road
Swoope, VA 24479

Bethlehem United Methodist Church Cemetery
748 Trimbles Mill Road Swoope 24479 VA
United States

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Bear Funeral Home

P. O. Box 602
Churchville, VA 24421

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