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Joan 'Midge' Ryer, 79, Formerly Of Yonkers

YONKERS, N.Y. – Joan "Midge" Ryer of Kenbridge, Va., formerly of Yonkers, died Friday, July 20, in South Hill, Va. She was 79.

Ryer was born Jan. 25, 1933, in Yonkers to Finley and Charlotte Thompson Burton. She was married to Reginald E. Ryer, who predeceased her.

She was also predeceased by a son, Anthony Burton; and a sister, Ruth Parker. She is survived by a daughter, Charlotte M. Ryer of Virginia; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandson; and a host of relatives and friends.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at F. Ruggiero and Sons Funeral Home in Yonkers. The family will be present at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday and 10 to 11 a.m. Friday. Burial will follow the service at Rose Hills Memorial Park in Putnam Valley, N.Y.

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