Stephanie Ryza Cyronek, 90, of Bella Vista, Arkansas died July 26, 2007 at home. She was born on January 9, 1917 in Chicago, Illinois to Matthew and Mary Ryza. She married Peter Cyronek on November 20, 1937. She was blessed with four daughters. The family moved from Illinois to Manhattan Beach, California in 1952. She resided there until she moved to Bella Vista, Arkansas in 2005 to live with her daughters. Stephanie was a devoted wife and mother. She worked for years at McDonald-Douglas in Torrance, California. She enjoyed being a homemaker, working in her vegetable and flower gardens, playing Scrabble and she was a whiz at crossword puzzles. She was preceded in death by husband, Peter of 46 years; daughter, Gloria; granddaughter, Bridget Zerr Smith; sister, Pauline Huculak and brother, Willis Ryza. Survivors include her daughters Alyce Schwab and husband Danny, Diana Zerr and husband, Bernie, Lorraine Wilson and husband, Dennis; seven grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren; three nieces and three nephews. A gathering of family & friends will be held at White & Day Mortuary in Manhattan Beach on Wednesday August 1, 2007 from 6 to 8pm. Burial will be at Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City on Thursday August 2 at 11am. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Circle of Life Hospice, 901 Jones Road, Springdale, Arkansas 72764. Please send the family a message, share a memory, or get directions to services on this website.

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