Jerry Lee Ryman, 65, of Mt. Jackson, passed away March 18, 2013 at Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg. A celebration of life service will be held at a later date.
Mr. Ryman was born May 10, 1947 in Shenandoah County, son of the late Cletus A. and Bertha Heishman Ryman. He was a self-employed plumber and had worked Consulate Health Care in Woodstock. He was a member of Mt. Zion Lutheran Church at Fairview.
He is survived by his wife, Oleta “Cookie” Ryman; daughter, Stephanie Long of Mt. Jackson; daughter, Barbara Sibert of Woodstock; two sons, Tony Long of Woodstock and Ronald Poe of Mt. Jackson; sister, Linda Emswiller of Orange; brother, William Ryman of Ohio; four grandchildren, Kora Mauck, Hope Smith, Christopher Mantz and Caleb Sibert. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Theresa Whited.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Jerry Ryman Burial Fund, c/o Dellinger Funeral Home, 157 N. Main Street, Woodstock, VA 22664.