Death Notice: Joyce Ryan
The Chancellor’s Office has received word that Joyce L. Ryan, age 75 of Whitewater, died on Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017. Ryan came to UW-Whitewater in September of 1968 and retired as an assistant professor of music in May of 2003.
A visitation will be held from 9:45 to 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017 at the First Methodist Church, 145 S. Prairie Street, Whitewater, WI, followed by a special organ recital at 10:30 a.m. and a memorial service at 11 a.m. The Nitardy Funeral Home is assisting the family.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Joyce Ryan Voice Scholarship fund through UW-Whitewater Foundation. Donations may be made out to UW-Whitewater Foundation, Inc. with the name of the scholarship included in the memo. Checks may be sent to:
UW-Whitewater Foundation, Inc.
800 W. Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190
The campus flag will be lowered to half-staff on Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 in her honor.