Charlette J. Ryan, age 71, of Golden Valley, passed away surrounded by family on Sept. 18, 2011, after a long battle with cancer. Preceded in death by parents, Sherley and Leona Morgan. Survived by loving husband of 50 years, Willard; sons, Steve (Tina), Randy (Melanie) and Ricky; grandchildren, Timmy, Nicholas, Rustie, Noah, Seth, Zachary and Tanner; many family and special friends. Charlette was a very loving mother and grandmother. She was very true to her faith and is now in the loving hands of the Lord. She will be dearly missed. Memorial services Sunday, Sept. 25, 2011, at 11 a.m. with visitation one hour prior to service at Washburn-McReavy, Glen Haven Chapel, 5125 W. Broadway, Crystal. (763) 533-8643.