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“We are very sorry to hear of John's passing. Our thoughts and prayers tot he Ryan Family. The Kennedy Family ”
1 of 26 | Posted by: Patty Kennedy - Savin Hill, MA

“I am so sorry to hear of John's passing. Such good memories of him from Savin Hill. Will always remember his smile and his kindness. Keeping the...Read More »
2 of 26 | Posted by: June Cotter-Lanctot - Foxboro, MA

“Thinking of John and all the Ryan's today. He was a special man from a special family and a special place. He always made me feel good.kexBI ”
3 of 26 | Posted by: Jimmy Lynch - Westwood, MA

“John was a wonderful man. He always had a smile on his face and genuine interest in others. My staff and I are grateful to have the opportunity to...Read More »
4 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“Just would like to give my condolences to family know his brother Danny sorry for your loss ”
5 of 26 | Posted by: Joanne ODonnell - Plymouth, MA

“Joanne ”
6 of 26 | Posted by: Joanne ODonnell - Plymouth, MA

“John.....A great man and a great friend .........I loved John always a smile and a kind word and a great humble American . John Ryan : You will be...Read More »
7 of 26 | Posted by: edward Roche AIA - Dorchester, MA

“Dear Aileen and John's family. we are so sad...John was like a brother to us..we loved him...and always will...John was a true friend...May God Bless...Read More »
8 of 26 | Posted by: Sally & Frannie Crowley - Dedham, MA

“I so sorry for your loss. I rather enjoyed his company over at Tedeschi's, where i work. He will be missed. ”
9 of 26 | Posted by: Philip Boltas - Weymouth, MA

“To Ted Ryan and his family, We are so sorry for your loss. May God grant you comfort at this difficult time. The Laskowski Family ”
10 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“John was a good friend and classmate. My sympathies to his family. Another solid Savin Hill person gone but not forgotten. ”
11 of 26 | Posted by: John Macchi - Coral Springs, FL

“One of my all time favorite people in Savin Hill. John always always had a smile on his face and a twinkle in his eye. God Bless the Ryans and God...Read More »
12 of 26 | Posted by: Beverly (Shea) McDonald - Quincy, MA

“Its a sad day for those of us who were fortunate enough to grow up with John and have him as a friend.We'll miss him but the memories of all those...Read More »
13 of 26 | Posted by: Gabe Tuffo - naples, FL - Friend

“To the Ryan Family -Very sorry for the loss of John Ryan, a son of Savin Hill, from a great family. John always had a great sense of what was right...Read More »
14 of 26 | Posted by: Paul Horrigan - Westborough, MA

“Our sincere condolences, Our thoughts and prayers go out to John and the entire Ryan Family. ”
15 of 26 | Posted by: Jack and Donna Dunlea - FL

“One of Savin Hill's best. Regretful I cant's make the wake, my wife and I will be away.Sorry for your loss,Franny Madden ”
16 of 26 | Posted by: Franny Madden - Canton, MA

“Lots of great memories and John is in many of them. ”
17 of 26 | Posted by: John Cuddy - Savin Hill, MA

“Sorry for your loss, John was a friend of my father and I on the Blue Line, a real gentleman . ”
18 of 26 | Posted by: Jack McGrath - Plymouth, MA

“My sincere condolences and prayers to all John's family. Spent a lot of my teenage life surrounded by the family and have so many fond memories....Read More »
19 of 26 | Posted by: Kathy Goslin Brazil - Debary, FL

“Aileen & Family, I'm so sorry to hear of your husband John's passing . May God give you strength, love and peace during this heartfelt time. May...Read More »
20 of 26 | Posted by: Micka Ellison - Bridgeport, CT

“my deepest sympathy to the Ryan family John was a great guy You are in our thoughts and prayers The Dacey Family ”
21 of 26 | Posted by: cathy dacey - plymouth, MA

“Proud to say that I'm a proud member of a large group of people who consider John Patrick their best friendMy thoughts and prayers go out to John and...Read More »
22 of 26 | Posted by: Mike Dwyer - Friend

“One of the great onesVery well respectedSo sorry to the Ryan FamilyRegret unable to attend serviceThoughts and Prayers to a very special FamilyRose...Read More »
23 of 26 | Posted by: David Gilmartin - Brewster, MA

“We have lost "Mr. Savin Hill". My sincere condolences to the family.Thank you, John! ”
24 of 26 | Posted by: Joe Creamer - Braintree, MA

“I am so sorry for your loss I'm sending my thoughts and prayers to the family (((((hugs)))) to all as well ”
25 of 26 | Posted by: Rhonda Russo - Bridgeport, CT

“I am so sorry for your loss I'm sending my thoughts and prayers to the family (((((hugs)))) to all as well ”
26 of 26 | Posted by: Rhonda Russo - Bridgeport, CT


RYAN, John P. In Weymouth, formerly of Savin Hill, February 5th.

Beloved husband of Aileen (Erickson) Ryan.

Loving stepfather of Janice Zanolli of Weymouth and Brian Zanolli of Palm Beach, Florida.

Devoted grandfather of Frank Bundock of Weymouth.

Brother of Peggy T. McDonough of Dorchester, Ellen M. and her husband Robert Lennon of Florida, Dan J. and his wife Dottie Ryan of Braintree, Ted Ryan of Dorchester, Kay M. and her husband Robert Gillis of California, Jerry F. and his wife Barbara Ryan of Connecticut, and the late Joseph W. Ryan.

Special cousin of Dan Driscoll of Mansfield.

Survived by many nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, and friends.

Visiting hours in the Murphy Funeral Home, 1020 Dorchester Ave., DORCHESTER, Sunday 2-6 P.M.

Funeral Mass in St. Margaret Church of St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish Monday morning, February 13th, at 10 A.M.

Relatives and friends invited.

Veteran Vietnam Era – U.S. Army.

Late retired mechanic for the MBTA for 23 years and AMTRAK for 10 years.

Late bridge tender at the Granite Avenue bridge for 12 years and former proprietor of Savin Hill Variety.

In lieu of flowers, donations in John's memory may be made to the Col. Daniel J. Marr Boys and Girls Club, 35 Deer St., Dorchester, MA 02125.

Interment in Bourne National Cemetery at a later date to be announced.