Rylance, William George “Rip,” of Virginia Beach, Entered Eternal Life on Thursday, July 23, 2015 at the age of 81 years. William was born on May 23, 1934 in Bay City, Michigan to Homer and Ellen Leona (formerly Mosher) Rylance. He later married the former Ruth Bennett Flanagan.
William is preceded in death by his parents, a sister Marjorie Hopkins, and brother Laverne Rylance. Left to cherish William’s memory are his wife Ruth Rylance; his daughter Robin Kelley Elliott and son-in-law Robert; grandchildren Whitney (Sandrick), Kristin (Matt), Brynn, Kaylan (Jake), and Robin (Steve); six great-grandchildren; and a sister Eileen Brock. Further survived by other relatives and friends.
Visitation for William will be held on Monday, July 27, 2015 at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Maestas Chapel, 1801 Baltic Ave. Virginia Beach, from 5 PM until 7 PM. Visitation will continue on Tuesday, July 28, at the funeral home from 11 AM until time of funeral service at 12 Noon. Procession to Nimmo UMC Cemetery to follow the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to the Virginia Beach Rescue Squad.
Date: Monday, July 27, 2015
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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