Friday, January 22, 2021

Sylvia Diane Stryker (January 11, 2021)

Sylvia Diane Stryker, 74, of Greenville, Ohio, passed away at her home on Monday, January 11, 2021.

She was born on January 30, 1946, in Greenville to the late Walter and Wavalene (Eley) Bromagem.

In addition to her parents, Sylvia was preceded in death by her sister Shirley Franklin.

Sylvia loved her family and spent every moment she could with them, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She enjoyed traveling to Holmes County and spending time in Amish country. Sylvia and her husband, Ivan, attended the Pleasant View Missionary Church for many years.

Sylvia is survived by her husband of 55 years, Ivan L. Stryker, whom she married on February 6, 1965; her children, Kelly Falknor of West Manchester, Ohio, Kevin and Kathy Stryker of Greenville, and Kirt Stryker and his fiancé, Melissa Schmidt, of Greenville; her grandchildren, Ashley and Jordan Liette, Amanda and Austin Ernst, Krystal Falknor and her fiancé, Braden Wolf, Kaitlin and Corey Higgins, Kristen and Trey Mong, Sierra Stryker, and Alyssa Stryker; her great grandchildren, Grayson and Carter Liette, Stryker Higgins, and Maverick Mong; and her siblings, Linda and Jim Knick, Gerold and Sheila Bromangem, Judy and Ed Baker, Nancy and Junior Brandt, and Walter and Debbie Bromagem.

A celebration of Sylvia’s life will take place at 10:00 AM on Saturday, January 16, 2021, at Tribute Funeral Homes, Greenville Campus, with Pastor Allen Sudmann officiating. Burial will follow in Newcomers Cemetery.

Guests may visit with Sylvia’s family on Friday, January 15, 2021, at the funeral home from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM. 

Memorial contributions may be given to Dayton Children’s Hospital, One Children’s Place, Dayton, Ohio 45404, or St. Jude’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105.

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