Virginia Jean Cecelia Ryan
unknown - March 30, 2013
Virginia (Jean) Cecilia Ryan, 97, formerly of Toms River, NJ, died March 30 at Menorah Park, Syracuse. Virginia was a Communicant of St. Luke’s Roman Catholic Church in Toms River, and a member of the Rosary Altar Society. She was predeceased by her husband John M. Ryan in 1976.
She graduated from Jersey City Medical Center School of Nursing and as a private duty nurse, had a long career of helping others, retiring at 80 years. Surviving are her daughters, Barbara (Pat) McCall of Cazenovia and Patricia Ryan of Storrs, CT. She is also survived by grandchildren Tim (Erica) Myers, Matthew (Rebecca) Meyers, Kathleen (Mark) Valentine, Nora (Mike) Campbell, Maggie (Eric) Thompson and great-grandchildren, Craig, Cara, Jack, Anna, Luke and Sidney along with several nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held at 9:15 a.m. Saturday, April 13, at St. Luke’s Roman Catholic Church in Toms River. The Rite of Committal was in St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Toms River.
Contributions in her memory may be made to the American Red Cross. Please include “To benefit Super Storm Sandy relief” in the memo.
To send an online condolence, please visit taitfuneralhome.com.
Services for Virginia Jean Cecelia Ryan
- April 13, 2013
- Funeral: 9:15 a.m.