Patrick B. Ryant

obit_Ryant_WEBPatrick B. Ryant, 62, of Dorchester, Iowa passed away at his home on December 31, 2012.

Patrick was born on April 12, 1950 in Ithaca, N.Y. to Delos and Corrine (Esslinger) Ryant.

Patrick is survived by his wife Beverly Ryant of Dorchester; children; Mary Osborne (Thomas) of Spring Grove, Minn., Patricia M. Laustrup of Spring Grove, Minn., Stacey L. Hayes (Alan) of Canton, Minn.; Grandchildren; Ashley Ziebell (Jay), Richard P. Jensen, Tyler B. Ryant, Emiley R. Osborne, Thomas E. Osborne III; Great-grandchildren; Nova and Christopher. Brothers and sisters; Michael M. Ryant (Roxanne) of Red Bluff, Calif., Pamela A. Dierker (Dale) of Sweet Springs, Mo., Steven A. Ryant (Vickie) of Salem Utah, Kevin O. Ryant (MaryAnn) of Cottonwood, Calif. and sister-in-law Susan K. Ryant of Ariz.

Patrick is preceded in death by his parents, and a brother Delos R. Ryant Jr.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to those at Green Lea Manor and Northern Engraving for all of their support during Pat’s illness.

A memorial service will be scheduled at a future date.