Robert Lee Ryder

April 21, 1938 ~ May 2, 2021

Lake Arthur

Private graveside services for Mr. Robert Lee Ryder, 83, of Lake Arthur will be held at Lakeview cemetery with Brother Jered Thomas officiating and assisted by musician and music director Tiffany Ryder.

Mr. Ryder was born on April 21, 1938 in Lake Arthur to Frank and Cora Duprie Ryder. He was a retired construction worker and farmer. He loved watching old western movies and Perry Mason.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years Clotile Hebert Ryder; three daughters, Eula (Les) Armentor, Patty (Billy Trahan) Ryder, Joy Ryder; two sons, Robert (Donna) Ryder, Bryan (Sandra Constantin) Ryder all of Lake Arthur; three sisters, Joyce Vaughn of Oil City, LA, Rose Loftin of Duson, Jean (Gerald) Hobson of Roanoke; one brother Jim Ryder of Jennings; ten grandchildren; eight great grandchildren and one baby girl on the way.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and three brothers, Lee, Wilford, and Gilbert Ryder.


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  1. So sorry for the loss. I'm glad I got to go see him last week. May Aunt Clotile and his family take comfort in knowing they have another angel looking over them.

  2. My sincere condolences. Thank y’all for allowing me and St Joseph Hospice the opportunity of caring for him during this final journey of life. May GOD bless you family at this difficult time. Sincerely Janice Redlich, RN

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