He is survived by his wife, Marilu Ryser, two sons, Robert (Beth)Ryser of Blairsville, Georgia and John (Terri) Ryser of Linton, a brother, Don (Sally) Ryser of Boca Raton, FL, five grandchildren, Michelle Bovenschen, Jonathan Ryser, Jeffery Ryser, Ben Ryser, and Lynnette Ryser, and six great-grandchildren, Faith, Elias, Jeremiah, Grace, Max, and Liberty Ryser.
He was preceded in death by his parents, first wife, Betty (Swartz) Ryser, a son,
Timothy Lee Ryser, a daughter, Karen Bovenschen, and a great-grandson,
Cooper John Ryser.
Funeral services will be held at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 11, 2011, Pastors Jonathan Ryser & Jerry Ross.
Burial will follow at Olive Branch Cemetery in Linton.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Friday from 4 to 8 p.m., and Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of service.
On line condolence can be left for the family at www.welchcornett.com.