Robert M. Ryan
Oct. 1, 1919 — March 25, 2016
Robert M. Ryan, age 96, died peacefully at home surrounded by his loved ones, March 25, 2016. He was the beloved husband of 73 years to Virginia (nee Herbst). Survived by two sisters-in-law Marion Ryan and Nancy Borchardt, nieces, nephews, dear neighbors and friends. Preceded in death by his loving son Michael, parents Charles and Rose, two brothers Parnell and Roger, a sister Margaret Northway, nephew Thomas Ryan and his beloved aunts Gussie and Ella.
Bob was especially grateful to have served in World War II in the China-Burma-India (CBI) area. He received the Bronze Star and other medals. He also was very active in the China-Burma-India (CBI) Veterans Association. After the war, Bob was employed with the U. S. Postal Service, retiring in 1975.
Visitation will be March 30, 2016 at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 1875 N. Calhoun Road, Brookfield from 11 a.m. until the time of service at 12 p.m. Interment at Prairie Home Cemetery to follow. Special thanks to Seasons Hospice.
Church and Chapel Funeral Service, Ritter-Larsen Bros. Office, is assisting the family, 262-786-8030. www.churchandchapel.com.