RYAN, John P., Jr. Of Natick, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at the Stanley Tippett Home in Needham. He was ninety-two years old. Beloved husband of the late Doris L. (Coyle) Ryan with whom he shared sixty-one years of marriage. Loving father of Janice M. Macdonald of Concord, NH, Richard N. Ryan & his wife Cynthia of Aztec, NM, Susan R. Goodspeed of Brewster, MA, Nancy C. Ryan Sparks & her husband Nigel of Flagstaff, AZ, Kevin P. Ryan & his wife Pamela of Medway, Ruthanne Ryan of Natick & Jacqueline P. Ryan of Brooklyn, CT. Grandpa of Ryan, Jessica, Allyne Anne, Kathryn & her husband Jesse, Kristine & her husband Jason, Caitlin, Hiller, Meagan, Noah, Daniel & his wife Kendra, Rebecca & her husband Robert, Sarah, Erin, Alana, Carly & William. Great Grandpa of Jada, Raeleanna, Rajah, Jackson, Mary, Natalie, Ryan & Josephine. Brother of Anna Mae Arnold of Falmouth, Rose Marie Ryan SND retired, of Worcester & the late Allan Ryan. Brother-in-law of Anne Ryan of Scituate & Francis & Nancy Coyle of Marstons Mills. Also survived by many nieces, nephews & cousins. WWII U.S. Army Veteran. Relatives & friends are cordially invited to attend his funeral from the John Everett & Sons Funeral Home, 4 Park St. at Natick Common, on Tuesday, December 31st at 9AM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Patrick Church, 44 E. Central St., Natick at 10AM. Burial will follow in St. Patrick Cemetery, Natick. Visiting hours Monday from 4:00-7:00PM. For directions or to send the family a condolence please visit


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Published in The Boston Globe on Dec. 29, 2013