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Lucy Lillian Hall circa 1900
Lucy Hall Ryan and her son Johnny
May 30, 1959
Widow of John A. Ryan
dies at age of 84

Funeral is Saturday for
Mrs. Lucy Ryan; death
Comes Thursday evening

Final rites were held Saturday morning at 9:30 at St.
Mary's church for Mrs. Lucy L. Ryan, widow of John
A. Ryan, who died at the age of 84 Thursday evening
at 10:30 at Area hospital. She had been admitted to
the hospital earlier in the evening of her death but
had been in failing health for several years.
Officiating at the rites and also at the rosary recited
at Heinz funeral home Friday evening, was Rev. L. J.
McDonald, pastor of the church. Burial was in New
Calvary cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers were J. Paul Burns, J. R.
Bloomfield, Denis Hall, Joe Formea, C. J. Lett and
Henry Hoelting.
Mrs. Ryan was born in Carlinville May 4, 1882, a
daughter of Oliver and Sophia McIntosh Hall. She
was a lifelong member of St. Mary's church where
she and Mr. Ryan were married Nov. 20, 1912.
Her survivors include three children, John E. Ryan
at home, Mrs. Virginia Melton of East St. Louis and
James B. Ryan of Carlinville, and 14 grandchildren.
Lucy & son Johnny 1921