Thomas F. Ryan, 96, of LaGrange Park, died on Nov. 14, 2018. Born on October 21, 1922, he was a pharmacist and served with the U.S. Navy in World War II.
Mr. Ryan was the husband of the late Shirley Ryan (nee Drish); the father of Cathy (Ed) Johnson and Thomas (Deborah) Ryan; the grandfather of Tim (Janell) Johnson, Kelly Barr, Kevin Ryan and Kyle (Emily) Ryan; the great-grandfather of Holly, Tim Jr., Crystal (Jamal), Ciara, Jacob, Emily, Matthew, Caroline and Audrey; the great-great-grandfather of Jalen, Makenna, Christian, Oscar and Trenton; the brother of the late Kate (Chuck) Paoli and Rita (Jim) Kurtock; and the uncle of many nieces and nephews.
Visitation is on Friday, Nov. 23, from 6 to 8 p.m. and on Saturday, Nov. 24, from 9 to 9:30 a.m. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9445 31st St. in Brookfield.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Nov. 24 at 10 a.m. at St. Louise de Marillac Church in LaGrange Park, followed by entombment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.