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“Dear Diane & family, I´m just seeing this. I´m so very sorry for the loss of Ryan, I´m in tears as I read this. He was truly a great man and...Read More »
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“Her deepest sympathies. Ryan was a sweetheart, very genuine and I don't think he didn't have a person that he didn't know. Thankful that we had the...Read More »
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“Dear Diane, words of comfort are difficult to find when you´ve lost someone so close and loved so dearly. Ryan was a special friend to many and he...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Libby Bowick - Friend

“We know words cannot take away the hurt you are feeling, but we want you to know how much we care. Sending you love and strength in this time of loss. ”
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“Our thoughts and prayers are with the Family. Ryan was a wonderful soul. We know you'll all find comfort in loving memories. ”
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“I can never express enough how much Ryan meant to me. He was always there to help and support me and Mama at a moments notice. I always felt I...Read More »
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“Will always remember Ryan with that broad smile on his face and his friendly nature. My deepest sympathy to the family during this extremely sad time. ”
10 of 16 | Posted by: Linda Youngblood - Chas., SC

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you Diane and your family. Brenda Kiser and John Pontieri ”
11 of 16 | Posted by: Brenda kiser - Charleston, SC

“Diane my thoughts and prayers are with you and family during this most difficult time. Ryan was such a joy to be around and he surely will be...Read More »
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“My thoughts and prayers to the family during this time of remembrance. ”
13 of 16 | Posted by: Michael Dixon - Friend

“Diane, we are so sorry to hear about Ryan´s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Ryan and Shelley Cannon - Friend

“When I was told of Ryans passing I couldn't wrap my head around it. Though we hadn't kept in touch as much as we would have liked, whenever I did see...Read More »
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“I´m so sorry to hear about Ryan´s passing. My prayers goes out to you and your family. ”
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Daniel "Ryan" Malphrus, 82, of Charleston, South Carolina, loving husband of Diane Hiott Malphrus entered into eternal rest Saturday, January 29, 2022. His Funeral Service will be held Friday, February 4, 2022, at James Island Baptist Church, 2023 Wappoo Drive at 11:00 am. Interment will follow at Live Oak Memorial Gardens, 3093 Ashley River Road, Charleston, SC 29414 . The family will receive friends one hour before the service (at 10:00am). Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. West Ashley Chapel.

Ryan was born June 3, 1939, in Ridgeland, South Carolina, son of the late Daniel Elmo Malphrus and Alma Burbage Malphrus. He proudly served in the U.S. Army and used that discipline to become a manager in the insurance and real estate industries.

Ryan is survived by his spouse of 59 years, Diane Hiott Malphrus of Charleston, SC; three sons, Daniel "Troy" Malphrus (and his wife Tammy) of Johns Island, SC, Harry Clinton "Clint" Malphrus of Charleston, SC, and Jason Ryan Malphrus of Charleston, SC; 4 grandchildren, Jason Ryan Malphrus, Jr (and his wife Princess), Danielle Lauren Malphrus, Nicholas Lee Malphrus, and Melah Lee Dockendorf. He is also survived by his sister-in-law, Alice Neader Pierce of Indian Trail, NC.

Memorials may be made to James Island Baptist Church, 2023 Wappoo Dr., Charleston, SC .