Robert “Bucky” Ryan, age 77, died on February 1, 2021 at Mt. View Care Center after a short battle with pancreatic cancer.
Bucky was born on March 8, 1943 in Honey Creek, Wisconsin to the late William and Geneva (Harris) Ryan. He married Carol Clairmore on December 17, 1967. He served his country honorably in the US Army overseas in Germany and Vietnam. From picnics with Carol and motorcycle trips with his son, Warren, to spending time with his granddaughter and great grandchildren, his greatest joy in life was his family. Bucky also enjoyed working on cars, woodworking, and road trips.
Bucky is survived by his wife, Carol Ryan; son, Warren Ryan; granddaughter, Kassandra Ryan; 2 great grandchildren; and 11 brothers and sisters. He was preceded in death by his parents and 1 brother, 1 nephew, and 1 niece.
Memorial service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 19, 2021 at Mount Olive Lutheran Church, 6205 Alderson St., Schofield. Visitation will take place from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at Mount Olive on Saturday.
The family would like to thank Ascension Hospice, the Director of Nursing and staff at Mount View Care Center, and the social workers with VA Home Care. Your kindness and compassion were appreciated!