Phyllis J. Ryan, 77, of London, died Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 in Riverside Hospital, Columbus.
Born Sept. 3, 1936 in Madison County, she was a daughter of Kenneth C. and Ruth Ellen (Dixon) Foster.
For many years, Phyllis had been an assistant for Dr. Martin Markus and then had worked for Roger Wilson and Tim Beathard, Auctioneers.
A member of the First Presbyterian Church of London, Phyllis had also volunteered for Food Through Faith Food Cupboard.
Survivors include her sisters, Marilyn Sue (Tony) Miller and Patricia L. (David) McGuire, both of London; nieces and nephews, Barbara M. Lambert, Jeffrey F. Kennedy, Deane A. (Jane) McGuire, Diane E. (Tad) Davis, Mark A. (Cindy) McGuire, Sally L. (Max) Cormier, Brian M. (Sheila) McGuire; numerous great-nieces and nephews; dear friends, Jim Durban and the Lanigan Family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Kenneth Foster and Ruth Cook; and husband, Robert Ryan.
Per Phyllis' request a private funeral will be held at the convenience of the family.
If they wish, friends may make memorial contributions to either Nationwide Children's Hospital or to St. Jude's Research Hospital.
Online condolences for the family may be sent to www.eberlefisherfuneralhome.com.