Kristi L. Ryan
1963 - 2021
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Kristi L. Ryan

Aug. 16, 1963 - March 2, 2021


Kristi Lynn Ryan, 57, passed away at home on Tuesday, March 2, 2021. Kristi was born on August 16, 1963, in Franklin, IN to Robert & Florene (Johnson) Morgan. Kristi is preceded in death by her father, Robert; and stepfather, Charles Beckner. On June 7, 1986, in Indianapolis, IN, Kristi married Dennis Ryan who survives. Also surviving Kristi is her mother, Florene; children, Cole (Jennifer) Ryan, Alexa (Kyle) Morningstar, and Marissa (Andrew) Campbell; grandchildren, Nora, Ava, and Jane; and siblings, Mike Morgan, Michelle (Matthew) Graham, Karen Morgan, Kathy Johnson, Teri (Lew) Jamieson, Kathy (Robin) Turner, and Douglas (Kandace) Beckner.

She was a member of Zeta Tau Alpha at Indiana University where she met her husband Dennis, and graduated with a Bachelor's degree in fashion merchandising. Kristi was a member of the National Association of Realtors and served on the South Bend Area Board of Realtors. She was a realtor for over 32 years and worked at Remax 100. She volunteered with Secret Sisters Society and was selected as a Hello Gorgeous recipient.

Kristi had a positive impact and touched so many people in her personal and professional life. She wore her Christian faith on her sleeve and bragged about her love for Jesus to anyone that would listen. She was well loved by family and friends and will be sorely missed.

Visitation will be held 4:00 pm-7:00 pm, Sunday, March 7 at River Valley Church, 55855 Bittersweet Rd., Mishawaka, IN. Funeral Services will be 10:00 am, Monday, March 8 at the church with Pastor Mark Moore officiating. Due to current public health and safety standards for COVID-19, social distancing will be enforced and masks required. Kristi loved bright colors, so please feel free to wear something colorful in celebration of her life.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made to Susan G. Komen Foundation, 13770 Noel Rd. Ste# 801889, Dallas, TX 75380.

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Published in South Bend Tribune from Mar. 4 to Mar. 5, 2021.
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March 7, 2021
Dennis & family,

My heart and prayers are with you for the loss of your sweet Kristi. Kristi was my ZTA pledge sister and I have fond memories of our years together in the Zeta house. I know heaven has truly gained an amazing angel.
Melissa Womer Finklea
March 4, 2021
Dennis, we are so sorry to hear of Kristi's passing. She was a wonderful woman and made the day a little brighter just by being there. Our most sincere condolences and prayers for comfort at this difficult time.
Michael Stull
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