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John Staley Bryan

Male 1916 - 2008  (91 years)


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  • Name John Staley Bryan 
    Born 9 Nov 1916  Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1920  Sidney, Shelby County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1930  Sidney, Shelby County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 2 Jan 2008  Springfield, Clark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Ohio Masonic Home Cemetery, Springfield, Clark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • John S. Bryan
      Born in Sidney, Ohio on Nov. 9, 1916
      Departed on Jan. 2, 2008 and resided in Springfield, OH.

      Memorial: Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008
      Cemetery: Ohio Masonic Cemetery

      JOHN S. BRYAN, 91, of Springfield passed away Wednesday morning, January 2, 2008 in the Ohio Masonic Home.

      He was born November 9, 1916 in Sidney, Ohio, the son of Stanley and Vida (Staley) Bryan. He graduated from Springfield High School in 1935.

      He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Lucille (Drum) Bryan; daughters, Judy (Bill) Banks of Fairborn, Ohio and Vicki (Phil) McClurkin of Findlay, Ohio; son, John T. (Linda) Bryan of North Port, Florida; nine grandchildren; five great grandchildren; two sisters, Dorothy Kramer of Chicago, Illinois and Kay Taylor of Cape Coral, Florida and brother, William Bryan of Hilton Head, South Carolina.

      John worked as a photoengraver at the Springfield News & Sun, Crowell Collier Publishing Company and was one of the original members of Springfield Gravure. He and his wife owned and operated John S Bryan Photographers in Springfield. After retiring, he volunteered for over 20 years as a photographer for the Ohio Masonic Home where he and his wife lived for many years. He was a member of Central United Methodist Church for over 60 years as well as a member of Anthony Masonic Lodge, Past High Priest of Shawnee Chapter, Springfield Council, Honorary Past Commander of Palestine Commandery, Tall Cedars of Lebanon, Antioch Shrine, 32nd Degree Scottish Rite, Norris Chapter of Eastern Star, Elks Lodge, Kentucky Colonel, Professional Photographers of Ohio and Professional Photographers of America.

      A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 19, 2008 at 1:00 p.m. in the Ohio Masonic Home with Reverend Howard Benson officiating.

      In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Ohio Masonic Home, Benevolent Endowment Foundation, Five Masonic Drive, Springfield, Ohio 45504.
    Person ID I1452  Shelby County OhGenWeb
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2016 

    Father Stanley Nicholas Bryan,   b. 29 Apr 1888, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1970, Clark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Vida M. Staley,   b. 5 Jan 1894, Botkins, Shelby County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1979, Xenia, Greene County, ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Family ID F357  Group Sheet

    Family Lucille Drum,   b. 18 Jul 1914, Clark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 2010, Clark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 16 Jan 1938  Clark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Judy Bryan
     2. Vicki Bryan
     3. John T. Bryan
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F361  Group Sheet

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