William “Bill” Ryland Zwygart

William “Bill” Ryland Zwygart, age 92, a resident of Cowgill, MO, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018, at Cameron Regional Medical Center in Cameron.

Bill was born the son of Charles and Francis (Evans) Zwygart on Sept. 20, 1926, in Buffalo. He served in the US Army from 1945 until 1946, during World War II. He was united in marriage to Ruth Anne Bowman in June 24, 1951, in Cowgill. She preceded him in death on Nov. 24, 2006. Bill worked as the executive vice president for Farmers Bank in Polo for 37 years. He was a member of the American Legion.

Survivors include one son, James Kevin Zwygart (Marilyn) of Cowgill; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and one sister, Ruth Proctor of Lincoln.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Ruth Anne; one son, Richard Zwygart; one brother, Carl Zwygart; and one sister, Lena Fry.

Funeral services will be held at the Lindley Pitts Funeral Home in Braymer on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, at 1:30 p.m. There is no scheduled visitation. Friends may call at the Lindley Pitts Funeral Home in Braymer on Sunday, Oct. 7, from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. Burial will be held at Evergreen Cemetery in Braymer. Memorial contributions may be made to Evergreen Cemetery, and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P. O. Box 47, Chillicothe, MO 64601. Online condolences may be made at www.lindleyfuneralhomes.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Pitts Funeral Home in Braymer.

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