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Burr N. Ryan

Burr N. Ryan, 77, of Marion, IN, passed away at 10:33 AM on Sunday, October 8, 2023 at Twin City Nursing Home in Gas City, IN.  He was born on Tuesday, February 19, 1946, in Marion, IN.  He married Gloria "Jeane" (Borror) Ryan on Saturday, July 14, 1973 in Montpelier, IN. Burr was a graduate of Marion High School. He had worked for Sheller Globe in Montpelier for 20 plus years and later retired from Bele Fibre in Marion. He was a member of the Gas City VFW, Jonesboro American Legion, and the Marion Amvets. Burr was a gun enthusiast and loved to go hunting. He loved being outdoors and was known to be a prankster.

Burr will be sadly missed by his Wife of 50 years - Gloria "Jeane" (Borror) Ryan, Marion , IN, Sons - Richard (Debbie Gribben) Hicks, Kokomo, IN, Ronald Hicks, Hartford City, IN, Daughter - Cindie Mounsey, Liberty Center, IN, Brother - Charles Ryan, Jr., San Antonio, TX, 8 Grandchildren, 14 Great Grandchildren, his Great Friend and one of the last dinosaurs – George Hall, and extended family, Randy Mounsey & Lea Anna Hicks.

He was preceded in death by his Father - Charles F. Ryan, Mother - Dorothy (Coppock) Ryan, Son - William Ryan, and Grandson - Jerod Hicks.

The family will have a Celebration of Life at a later date.

Arrangements are being handled by Walker & Glancy Funeral Home in Montpelier.

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