Crystal Renee Howland, 52, of Greenfield, passed away Sunday, April 18, 2021 at Adena Greenfield Medical Center.

She was born Sept. 14, 1968 in Greenfield to Gary Lee and Vicky (Smith) Ryan.

Crystal was a 1986 graduate of Edward Lee McClain High School. She was formerly employed at Adena Greenfield Medical Center, several different nursing homes and Greenfield Research.

She is survived by her mother, Vicky Ryan of Greenfield; one brother, Gary Lee “Muscle” (Rusti) Ryan, II, of Greenfield; one nephew, Gary Lee Ryan, III (Kelsey Brown) of South Salem; two great-nieces, Avery and Everleigh; one great-nephew, Talon; several aunts and uncles, including Jenny Good of Yellow Springs; and numerous cousins.

She is preceded in death by her father, Gary Lee Ryan; grandparents, Ralph Ryan, Mary Ryan, Edith Ryan and Olive Good; and one nephew, Zarse Good.

Funeral service will be Thursday, April 22 at 1 p.m. at the Murray-Fettro Funeral Home in Greenfield with Rev. Wayne Combs officiating. Cremation will follow and burial will be in the Greenfield Cemetery at a later date.

Visitation will be 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.. Thursday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to