The Times West Virginian

November 28, 2013

Mary Ryan

Times West Virginian

— Mary J. Ryan, 85, of Fairmont, passed away on Tuesday (Nov. 26, 2013) at the Arbors at Fairmont Campus.

She was born Sept. 11, 1928, in Carolina, daughter of the late Raymond and Martha (Walker) Paxton.

Mary was formerly employed by Brockway Glass and retired from Fairmont State College in 1995.

She is survived by her husband of 42 years, Edgar S. Ryan; her sister, June Paxton Rogers; her son, Casey Moore and his wife Brenda; grandchildren, Patrick Moore, Kelly Carpenter, Kimberly Hamilton; and five great-grandchildren; her son, William Kip Moore and his wife Rose; Kip’s child, Erica; and two great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Helen C. Paxton, who passed as an infant; and her elder sister, Lois C. Du Four.

As per Mary’s wishes, there will be a private family service with no public viewing. Domico Funeral Home, 414 Gaston Ave., in Fairmont, is in charge of the arrangements.

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