Julia D. Ryan of West Chester
Julia D. Ryan, 96 of West Chester, PA, died Monday, November 14, 2016 at Barclay Friends in West Chester.
She was the wife of the late Paul F. Ryan.
Born December 21, 1919 in Chester, PA, she was the daughter of the late Charles Romo and the late Agnes Duffy Romo.
During the war, Julia worked in Sun Ship as a welder. Following the war, she worked at Baldwin Locomotive where she met, and later married, Paul Francis Ryan.
Julia and Paul moved to West Chester in 1952, where they raised their family.
Julia is survived by her daughter, Patricia Ryan; stepchildren, Nancy Brenek, Connie Connell and Paul Eyanson; grandchildren, Casey and Sara Hardin, Nancy and Shaun Connell, Laura Giangiulio, Steve Brenek and Jennifer Robinson; and 13 greatgrandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband and parents, Julia is predeceased by her son, Robert Ryan and her siblings, Marie Neikam, Joseph Romo and Sophie Wilkinson.
Relatives and Friends are invited to her visitation on Friday, November 18, 2016 from 6:00- 8:00 pm at the DellaVecchia, Reilly, Smith & Boyd Funeral Home, Inc. 410 North Church Street, West Chester, PA 19380, 610-696-1181, www.DellaFH.com.
Her funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 10:00am at St. Agnes Church, 233 W. Gay St. West Chester, PA 19380.
Interment will be in St. Agnes Cemetery, West Chester.