Josephine E. RyanApril 23,2013
Josephine E. RyanJosephine E. Ryan
Josephine Edith Ryan, 87, of Rutland died Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Rutland Regional Medical Center.
She was born Dec. 24, 1925, in Rutland, the daughter of David and Bertha (Wood) Valiquette.
She was married to Thomas L. Ryan, who died February, 1974.
She was a member of Christ the King Church, the Ladies of the Moose, V.F.W., American Legion and the D.A.V.
Survivors include two sons, Thomas D. Ryan of Shrewsbury, and Edward H. Ryan of Rutland; a daughter, Deanna Jean Carlson of Rutland; 10 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild, nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband, a brother Harold Valiquette, and two sisters, Marion Hector and Beatrice Borjesson.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Christ the King Church. Officiating will be the Rev. Justin Baker, pastor.
Burial will follow in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. A reception will follow.
Friends may call Tuesday, April 23, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Clifford Funeral Home in Rutland.
Contributions may be made to Rutland County Humane Society, Stevens Road, Pittsford, VT 05763.
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