After a long battle with sickness, David joined his granddaughter, Mackenzie Ryerson and his Mom and Dad Ryerson in heaven. Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 35 years, Loretta; two sons and their wives, Jason and Tisha Ryerson and Tommy and Julie Ryerson; his three grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; and five step-great-grandchildren. Also surviving him is his father-in-law, Tommy Little and mother-in-law, Kathy Little; sister-in-law, Bonnie Green; brother-in-law, Lanny Little; his sisters and their spouses, Phyllis Clark, Ellen Criswell, Dorie Winterslaw and Laurie Francis; and numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends. A graveside funeral service will be held in the West Side District Cemetery on Thursday, January 31, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. There are no visitation hours scheduled and the arrangements are under the direction of the Erickson & Brown Funeral Home. To sign and online registry please visit www.EricksonAndBrown.com.