Patrick B. Ryant, 62, of Dorchester, Iowa, died at his home on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012.

Patrick was born on April 12, 1950, in Ithaca, New York, to Delos and Corrine (Esslinger) Ryant.

Survivors include his wife, Beverly Ryant of Dorchester; children, Mary (Thomas) Osborne of Spring Grove, Patricia M. Laustrup of Spring Grove, Stacey L. (Alan) Hayes of Canton; grandchildren, Ashley (Jay) Ziebell, Richard P. Jensen, Tyler B. Ryant, Emiley R. Osborne, and Thomas E. Osborne III; great-grandchildren, Nova and Christopher; brothers and sisters, Michael M. (Roxanne) Ryant of Red Bluff, Calif., Pamela A. (Dale) Dierker of Sweet Springs, Mo., Steven A. (Vickie) Ryant of Salem, Utah, and Kevin O. (MaryAnn) Ryant of Cottonwood, Calif.; and a sister-in-law, Susan K. Ryant of Arizona.

Patrick was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Delos R. Ryant Jr.

A memorial service will be scheduled at a future date.