Allan Alexander Ryysylainen, 93, of St. Marys, GA, passed away Monday, January 29, 2018 at Magnolia Manor in St. Marys, GA.
Born August 2, 1924 in New York City, NY, he was the son of the late Alex and Hilya Ryysylainen. He had resided in Camden County, GA for the past 12 years, and was a Class of 1950 graduate of Princeton University, receiving his Bachelor’s degree in Engineering. He was a veteran of the United States Navy, serving his country honorably during WWII.
Survivors include his wife, Sande Ryysylainen of St. Marys, GA; daughter, Allison Smith of Savannah, GA; daughter in law, Deborah Ryysylainen of Middletown, NY; three grandchildren, Leslie Grant, Devon Thurmond, and Alex Ryysylainen. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his son, Lloyd Alexander Ryysylainen.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 3:00 pm at Allison Memorial Chapel in St. Marys, GA, with Pastor Dan Krupp officiating, and Masonic Rites. A private family burial will be held at the Jacksonville National Cemetery in Jacksonville, FL, on Monday, February 5, 2018, with military honors.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys, GA is in charge of arrangements.