Erik J. Ryerson

Deceased: May 16, 2016

Service Information:

Services are private


Erik J. Ryerson, 42, of Chicago died May 16, 2016. Loved son of Jay K. and Mary (nee Glaser) Ryerson; fond brother of Stephanie (Scott) Patterson; cherished uncle of Sagan R. Patterson. He will be deeply missed by a large network of friends, co-workers and cousins. Erik was a graduate of Wayne Valley High School and received his degree in acoustics and music from the University of Hartford. He worked at Shen Milsom & Wilke for the last 19 years, 18 of those being in Chicago. He was involved with many school and community music organizations. He was a supporter of veterans, a history buff, and a science fiction aficionado who was wise beyond his years and was taken from this world, and those who love him, much too soon. Services are private. Info Lakeview Funeral Home, Chicago, 773-472-6300 or