Dorothy A. Ryan
Dorothy A. Ryan, a longtime Rockaway resident, died June 13.
Ryan was born in Brooklyn, New York. She was a resident of Rockaway for more than 40 years and worked as an executive secretary for Marine Midland Bank. She was the past president of the Altar Rosary Society, member of the Golden Age Club and lector at Blessed Trinity Parish.
Ryan was preceded in death by her brother, Reverend William Ryan.
She is survived by her sister, Sr. Joan Ryan CSJ.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. A funeral mass took place at St. Thomas More Church, Rockaway Point. Interment followed at Mount St. Mary Cemetery, Flushing, New York.