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Shirley Bryson

March 27, 1933 ~ July 29, 2018 (age 85)

BRYSON, Shirley

Age 85, of Arcanum, passed away Sunday, July 29, 2018 following an extended illness. She retired from her career with Arcanum High School and was a longtime member of Grace United Methodist Church in Ithaca. Shirley was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She is preceded in death by her parents, John & Naomi Hissong, and brother, Larry Hissong. Shirley is survived by her husband of 65 years, Robert Bryson; children, Bruce (Carol) Bryson, Brenda Bryson; grandchildren, David Bryson, Dean (Megan) Bryson; great-grandchildren, Olivia, Avery, Ian, & Landon Bryson; sister-in-law, Nancy Hissong, and numerous other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services will be held Thursday, August 2, 2018, 11AM at Kreitzer Funeral Home, 204 N. Main St. Arcanum, OH 45304. Burial to follow at Ithaca Cemetery. A visitation will be held Thursday, August 2, 2018 starting at 10AM leading into the funeral service. If desired, donations in Shirley's name may be made to Grace United Methodist Church - Ithaca. Email condolences may be sent by going online to

Donations may be made to:

Grace United Methodist Church - Ithaca
750 Arcanum-Ithaca Rd., Arcanum OH 45304
Tel: 1-937-678-9062

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