Mt. Vernon Register-News

October 5, 2012

Vyrle Ramp

Staff Writer

MT. VERNON — Vyrle B. Ramp, 101, of Mt. Vernon, passed away 6:43 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, at her home in Mt. Vernon.

Vyrle was born March 15, 1911, in Centralia, a daughter of Jonathan Logan Bozorth and Gertrude Pearl (Cope) Bozorth. She married John W. Ramp on July 6, 1932; he preceded her in death on Feb. 18, 1995.

Mrs. Ramp was a legal secretary for the Appellate Court and also worked for Doctors Park. She was a member of the Mt. Vernon Art Guild and the First United Methodist Church in Mt. Vernon.

She is survived by her nephews, Gary Schnake and wife Louise of Atlanta and Steve S. Schnake of Mt. Vernon.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and a sister, Faye Schnake.

Graveside services will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, at Mt. Vernon Memorial Gardens; the Rev. Victor Long will officiate. Friends are asked to go directly to the cemetery on Wednesday.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church and will be accepted at the funeral home.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Newell Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon where you may call 246-0100 or visit online at www.newellfuneralhome for further information.