George Wesley Ryder, 66, of Warrenton, passed away Sunday, February 24, 2019, at Fauquier Hospital.
He was born May 3, 1952, in Warrenton, to the late James and Pearlie Ryder.
Mr. Ryder is survived by his wife of 45 years, Sonja Ryder; two children, Bridget K. Ryder of Warrenton and Wesley Byron Ryder and his wife Rebecca of Castleton; two siblings, James W. Ryder and his wife Elizabeth of Midland, and Ethel Kennedy of Gainesville; four grandchildren, Jacob Ryder, Christopher Ryder, Caleb Ryder and Lucy Mae Ryder, all of Castleton, and longtime family friend, Maria Thompson.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Ryder was preceded in death by two siblings, Thomas Ryder and Elizabeth Kerns.
The family will receive visitors from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, February 28, at Moser Funeral Home in Warrenton. The service will take place at 2 p.m. Friday, March 1, at the funeral home. Interment will follow at the Midland Cemetery.
Online condolences may be offered at www.moserfuneralhome.com