~Jacqueline May Ryder, age 87, a 19-year resident of Bullhead City, Ariz., passed away on Tuesday, March 9, 2013. She was born on June 28, 1925, in Raymond, N.H.

She was a wonderful person, and is missed very much by her husband, Thornton.

~Jacqueline and her husband of 61 years, Thornton, spent a great life together. They both liked to go fishing and to sporting events. She played basketball in high school, liked ice hockey, but her favorite sport was baseball. She watched different games and teams, but her all time favorite was the New York Yankees.

~Jacqueline and Thornton traveled a lot and lived in 5 states before finally settling down in Bullhead City on May 5, 1994.

~She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, Thornton, and one son, Keith A. Ryder.

Funeral Home

Dimond & Sons Needles Mortuary
222 E Street Needles, CA 92363
(760) 326-2323

Published in Mohave Daily News Online from June 21 to June 30, 2013