Wilbur Lee Ryan, 78, had worked in construction
Wilbur Lee Ryan, 78, of North Vernon died Thursday, April 4, 2013, at Columbus Regional Hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral & Cremation Service. Burial will be at Olean Cemetery in Ripley County.
Mr. Ryan worked in construction most of his life. He enjoyed camping, working in his yard, handyman work and working on cars.
Born January 9, 1935, in Friendship, Mr. Ryan was the son of Walter and Clara Mae Ehlers Ryan. He married Martha Locke in March 1964. She survives.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Ryan is survived by a sister, Ella Mae Delk of Franklin, Kentucky and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Virginia Ashcraft.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to the family.