Lynn H. Ryan, 94, of Glenolden died Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at home surrounded by her family.
Born in Foxburg, PA, she was the daughter of the late Maurice L. and the late Irene Marie (nee: Clancy) Haggerty. Lynn resided in Delaware County and Philadelphia for the past 65 years. She had previously lived in Erie, PA, Pittsburgh, PA, New York City and Miami, FL. Lynn was a member of St. Gabriel’s Roman Catholic Church.
After working for General Electric, Lynn had a stint in show business as a chorus line dancer. She then worked for many years in the food and beverage industry before she went back to school and began her career as a Fiscal Technician in the Delaware County Human Services Department for 27 years where she retired in 2010.
Lynn possessed a strong work ethic, a quick wit and zest for life. She loved her pets, The Arts, sports, fireworks, parades and Jazz music.
Lynn was a generous and dedicated mother who cherished spending time with her family and friends.
She is survived by her children Renee, Daniel, Joy and Lindsay, her grandchildren, Terrence (Kammy) Ryan, Marco (Whitney) Pocoroba, Michael Ryan, and Lily Ramos and her great-grandchildren Emily, Brady, Landon and Greyson and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her daughter, Melodie Ryan, her grandson, Alan Ryan and her brother, Maurice L. Haggerty, Jr.
Friends may call on Friday, May 25, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m at St. Gabriel's Church, 233 Mohawk Ave., Norwood, PA 19074 where her Funeral Mass will follow at 11 a.m.
Interment will be private
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to The Schoolhouse Senior Center, 600 Swarthmore Ave., Folsom, PA 19033.
Arrangements by Kevin M. Lyons Funeral Service, Glenolden, PA.
On line condolences and memories may be placed on www.lyonsfs.com.