9:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 15, 2017,
at Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home, Lincoln
Graveside Service: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at
Carlyle Cemetery, Lake Fork with full military rites
provided by the American Legion Post 263.
Funeral home: Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral
William E. "Bill" Bryson, 86, of Mount Pulaski,
passed away August 8, 2017, at Vonderleith Living
Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.
Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at Holland Barry & Bennett
Funeral Home, Lincoln. Graveside services will be
held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Carlyle Cemetery, Lake
Fork with full military rites provided by the
American Legion Post 263.
Bill was born August 13, 1930, in Cornland, the son
of John and Ethel ( Haynes) Bryson. He married
Phyllis Vaughn on March 18, 1978.
He proudly served his country in the United States
Marine Corp. He was a 32nd Degree Mason and belonged
to the Pawnee Masonic Lodge. He was a member of the
Central States Archeological Club and the Logan
County Genealogical/Historical Society. He enjoyed
Archeology. Bill retired from Commonwealth Edison
after many years of service.
Surviving are his wife Phyllis of Mount Pulaski, children: Harold ""Hap" Bryson
( Linda) of Lake Fork, Ronald Rohlfs (Mitzi) of Lincoln, Steven Rohlfs ( Amanda)
of Lincoln, and Daniel Rohlfs of Chicago; siblings: Walter Bryson, Glenn Bryson,
Gene Bryson, Irene Burger, Mary Riedle, and Sue Stewart. He is also survived by
numerous grandchildren and extended family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, son Richard Rohlfs, brother Dean
Bryson, an infant sister, and sister Betty Bryson.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Logan County
Genealogical/Historical Society or the Lake Fork Community Center.
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