OBIT – Iva Ryan

MISSION – Iva Ryan, 101, passed away on October 27, 2018.

Mrs. Ryan was born on July 12, 1917, to Frank and Lulu K. Hardy in University City, Mo. She married William A. Ryan in 1946. She worked as a secretary and lived in the St. Louis, Mo. area, moving later to Peoria, Ill., Bay City and Livonia, Mich. before settling at Enchanted Valley Ranch in Mission in 1985. She and her husband were musicians, playing in bands in the Mission area.

Survivors include her sons, Edward Ryan of Monument, Co., and James Ryan of Farmington Hills, Mich.; and three grandchildren.

A memorial service was held at Enchanted Valley Ranch on Nov. 13.

Memorial contributions may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 1102 Ash Drive, Mission, TX, 78572.

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