RYAN, Thomas J. Of Reading, Feb. 27th. Beloved husband of the late Jeannine C. (DeRoeck). Devoted father of Thomas J. and Collette Ryan of NH, Donna J. Ryan of NH and Deborah J. Kiernan and her husband Kevin of Andover. Loving grandfather of Kaitlyn J. Kiernan of Andover. Son of the late Margaret A. and James G. Ryan of Quincy. Brother of the late James A. Ryan of Quincy, Mary Minyard of NM, the late Dorothy Gaston of Billerica, and the late Robert K. Ryan of Quincy. Funeral from the Cota Funeral Home, 335 Park St. (corner of Park St. and Rte. 28), NORTH READING, at Reading line, on Monday, March 5th at 9:30 am. Funeral Mass in St. Athanasius Church, 300 Haverhill St., Reading at 10:30 am.
Relatives and friends may visit at the Funeral Home, Sunday, 2- 6 pm. Interment at Charles Lawn Cemetery, Reading. Former Sales Representative, Parke-Davis & Co.; Honorary Life Member Reading Council #1031 Knights of Columbus; 40-year member, Town Meeting, Reading, MA; former chairman, Reading Board of Assessors. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Home for Little Wanderers; 10 Guest Street, Boston, MA 02135 or Dana-Farber Cancer Institute; 450 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215. www.cotafuneralhomes.com