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Shirley M. Ryan

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Shirley M. Ryan

Ship Bottom, NJ - Shirley Margaret Ryan, 84, of Ship Bottom, NJ, Deerfield Beach, FL, and formerly of Rahway, NJ, died unexpectedly on December 28, 2017. She was born May 5, 1933 in Albany, New York.

She is survived by her husband of 50 years James Ryan, Jr.; daughter Peggy Devitt (Alan), Westfield, NJ; daughter Amy Rideout (Scott), Triangle, VA; son James Ryan, III, Littleton, CO; three grandchildren Nicole, Shannon and Tyler Devitt; brothers Thomas and Donald Groat; and sister Barbara Lutey.

Mrs. Ryan graduated from Albany High School and worked at New York Telephone Company for 18 years. She was active in mahjongg groups on Long Beach Island, NJ and in Deerfield Beach, FL, and most dearly loved spending time with her family.

The family will receive friends at Bugbee-Riggs Funeral Home, 12th Street & Long Beach Boulevard, Ship Bottom, NJ on January 2, 2018 from 2:00-4:00 PM and 7:00-9:00 PM, and January 3 from 10:00-10:30 AM with a service to follow. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery in Cedar Run, NJ.

Memorial contributions in Mrs. Ryan's memory can be made to: The (
Published in Asbury Park Press on Dec. 31, 2017
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