Ruth M. Johansen Ryan, 92, of Grapevine, formerly of the Broad Brook section of East Windsor, Conn., died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013, at home. Service: Funeral and burial will be in Connecticut. Memorials: May be made to
, 1075 Chase Parkway, #1075, Waterbury, Conn. 06708. Ruth was born in Hartford, Conn., on Aug. 27, 1920, daughter of the late Lawrence and Stella Mae Lavoie Johansen. Ruth raised and had her family in Connecticut, and had resided in Texas for the past 10 years. She was a loving wife for 61 years to the late Edward J. Ryan Sr. She was also preceded in death by her brothers, Lawrence Johansen Jr. and James Johansen. Survivors: Sons, Robert and Francine Ryan of South Dennis, Mass., and Edward Ryan Jr. of Grapevine; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; two sisters-in-law; several nieces and nephews; and friends from Texas and Connecticut.