Richard “Dick” Rys, 55, of Walnut Grove died unexpectedly Tuesday October 27, 2009 at the Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls. 


 

 


Richard “Dick” Rys, 55, of Walnut Grove died unexpectedly Tuesday October 27, 2009 at the Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls. 

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Friday, October 30 at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Walnut Grove.  

Visitation will be 5 – 8 p.m. today at the church with a 7 p.m. prayer service.  Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service on Friday.  

Interment is in Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Walnut Grove. 

Online condolences may be sent at www.walnutgrovefuneralhome.com. 

The Walnut Grove Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Dick is survived by his sisters: Marilyn (Tom) Mead of Spearfish, S.D., Janice Olson of Redwood Falls, and Patricia (Glen) McPhee of Charlotte, N.C.; one niece: Jen Olson; five nephews: Jeff (Chris) Olson, John Olson, Tommy Mead, Greg Mead, and Graham McPhee; one great-nephew: Waylon Olson; one aunt: Evelyn Rys; cousins: Dean, Susan, and Kay Rys; and many other relatives and friends.  

He was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents; aunts; uncles; and other family members.