CHERRYVILLE - Norman "Yank" Curtis Ryan, 71, of West Academy Street, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at Cleveland Regional Medical Center. He was born on July 26, 1942, in Middlesex County, Mass., to the late Robert Hamilton Ryan and Ruth Winifred French Ryan of Mass.
The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 2:45 p.m. at the church prior to the service.
A memorial service will be held 3 p.m. Sunday at First Presbyterian Church, with military honors by American Legion Post #100, Cherryville.
Burial will be private.
Carpenter's Funeral & Cremation Services is serving the family.
Condolences may be made to www.carpentersfuneralhome.net
Carpenter's Funeral Home
1100 E Main St
Cherryville, NC 28021
Published in Shelby Star on Feb. 14, 2014