Thomas B. Ryan, 94, of Mt. Greenwood, died Oct. 31.
Visitation will be held Nov. 8, from 3 to 9 p.m., at Curley Funeral Home. A funeral Mass will be held Nov. 9, at 11 a.m., at St. Christina Roman Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife of 74 years, Connie; his children, Constance, Thomas, JoEllen (Chris) Martin, Martin (Diane) and Patrick (Mary) Ryan; his grandchildren, Rosemary, Jane, Anne (Matt), Molly, Martin, Anthony, Matthew Thomas, Hannah and Haleigh; and his great-granddaughter, Ella Rose.
Ryan was a World War II veteran and former a 32-year employee of Peoples Gas. He was a former secretary of the 19th Ward Democratic Organization, past Man of the Year for the Mt. Greenwood Civic Association, and deacon emeritus for 30 years at St. Christina.
In lieu of flowers, donations are appreciated to Rally 4 Ryan Sisters at rally4ryansisters.com.