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Ryder, Doris Jane

Doris Jane Ryder, age 92, formerly of Dalton, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, September 6, 2022. She was born December 3, 1929 in Mt. Pleasant, PA, to Harry J. and Ruth (Nicklow) Greenawalt. Doris was a graduate of Northwest High School in Canal Fulton where she met the love of her life, Warren S. Ryder. They were married November 15, 1947 and raised seven children together, all of whom survive.

Doris was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, and a dedicated member of Cornerstone Community Church.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband and parents, grandson Michael Oswald, sister Beatrice Boak and son-in-law Steven Larson. She is survived by children Warren Stanley, Jr. (Connie) of Canton, Susan (Gregory) Oswald of Millersburg, James (Judy) Ryder of Massillon, Janee Larson of North Canton, Timothy (Cindy) Ryder of Dalton, Barbara (Ed) Moore of Massillon, Thomas (Brenda) Ryder of Dalton, and daughter-in-law, Mary Ryder of Wadsworth; brother William Greenawalt, Sr. of Green and sister Carolyn Turner of Massillon; 25 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, September 17, 2022 at 3 p.m. at Cornerstone Community Church, 18600 Davis Rd., Dalton, OH,44618 with Pastor James Ryder Jr., officiating. Private burial at Canal Fulton Cemetery.  See full obituary at

(Zak-Thacker & Monbarren, 330-828-2536)

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