Ryan-Polito, Cara Randene, was born June 10, 1961 in Norwalk, CA. She passed after a hard fought 6 year battle with cancer on September 9, 2013 in Buellton, CA.|
She is survived by her husband, Chris Polito, the love of her life, whom she married March 20, 2000 in Byron Bay, Australia; stepson, Josh Polito; parents, Lansford Ryan, Sr. (Dot), Linda Cutten Ryan (Jack); siblings, Linda Richards-Donaldson and family, Landsford Ryan, Jr. and family; 3 uncles and their families; and many loving friends.
Cara's life was filled with love, laughter, family, friends, travel and endless learning. Her positive attitude was an inspiration to all who knew her. Her smile and unique sense of humor will forever be remembered. Cara graduated from Valley Christian H.S. in 1979, was a massage therapist and not only attended UCLA but was employed by both UCLA , UC Santa Barbara and Trader Joes.
Cara was loved and admired by many and will be dearly missed.
There will be a "Celebration of Life" for Cara on November 9, 2013 from 11:00 am - 4:00pm at D'Vine Wine Bar at 107 W. Ocean Ave, Lompoc, CA 93436
RSVP to Linda Ryan at 562-422-4006 or email at email@example.com
Published in Orange County Register on Oct. 6, 2013