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Norman K. Ryan

April 16, 1936 - July 9, 2020

A memorial will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Friendship Village Staff Appreciation Fund or Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan.

Norm passed away at Friendship Village on Thursday, July 9, 2020 at the age of 84. He was born in Sturgis Michigan on April 16, 1936, the son of the late Homer and Pearl (Hoopingarner) Ryan. Norm was preceded in death by Joan, his wife of 64 years in 2018 and his daughter, Cheryl. He is survived by his children, Rhonda (Dick) Misiasz and Renee (Dave) Healy; son in-law, Jim (Judy) Cunningham; along with 7 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.

Norm retired after 43 years in the paper industry in 1997. In his retirement, he enjoyed golfing and shooting. He was very proud of his grandchildren and their accomplishments.

A memorial will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Friendship Village Staff Appreciation Fund or Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan. The family would like to thank Friendship Village and Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan for their kind care.