RYAN, Doreen


On September 22, 2019 at Colac, surrounded by her family.

Dearly loved wife of Tony (dec). Loved mother and mother-in-law of Gary, Janice and Wayne Cahill, Neville, and Marie. Loved Nan of Nellie, Jane and Maggie; Garth, Zachary and Jake; Akira and Xi.

Loved and Cherished.

Funeral Notice

Service: Tuesday October 1, 2019

Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of Mrs. Doreen Ryan will be offered at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Gellibrand Street, Colac on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 commencing at 11 a.m.

The Funeral will leave the Church at the conclusion of Mass for the Colac Cemetery.

The Rosary will be recited at the above Church on Sunday Evening (September 29) commencing at 5 p.m.

13 tributes Leave your tribute

  1. Doreen I will always think of you as a True Lady Your distinguished ways and manners were unbelievable. It was a honour to always feel a part of your families lives. Now resting peacefully. All out love to Marie, Janice, Neville, Gary and their families. Love Mandy, John (dec) ,Heidi, Ebony, Jordan and family

    Mandy Vickers September 23 2019 9:52 pm
  2. Deepest sympathy to the Ryan family on the loss of Doreen. She and Tony were great friends to Mick and Lois – wishing you many fond memories of good times. Love Libby Ryan and the entire Ryan crew.

    Libby Ryan September 24 2019 7:38 am
  3. Our sincere condolences to the Ryan family. Doreen was a special lady who was a loved member of our diabetes group for many years. Unfortunately I am unable to be with you to celebrate Doreen’s life, as we are in Europe.
    Helen & Tim Gibson & family

    Helen Gibson September 24 2019 7:56 am
  4. Deepest Sympathy to all Doreen’s family on her death. Doreen was a very lovely, upstanding & gentle lady, a true lady.
    Apologies I can’t attend Doreen’s funeral, but enjoyed
    catching up Jan & Marie, will be thinking of you,
    Kind Regards Janet Evans.

    Janet Evans September 24 2019 10:22 am
  5. Fond memories of Doreen and Tony and my times at Kemp Street with Marie when we were teenagers.
    Heartfelt sympathy to Gary, Jan, Neville and Marie and their families at this very sad time.
    A lovely elegant lady who is now back “ballroom dancing with Tony” in heaven.
    RIP Doreen.
    Love Dianne, Shane, Imogen and Isabella.

    Di Loubey September 24 2019 10:26 am
  6. To our dear mates Jan,Marie, and Gary,Neville
    and all Doreen’s grandchildren.

    Sending everyone our heartfelt sympathy,
    Doreen was a caring mum and grandmother.
    You will all miss her but have many years of precious
    memories to hold close! With love Jenni
    Keith, Sara,Emily,Thomas and Annie Miller

    Jennifer Miller September 24 2019 11:15 am
  7. Rest in Peace Doreen. What a truly beautiful lady you were. Deepest sympathy to all your family xx
    Rosie Philipson (O’Dowd)

    Rosie Philipson September 24 2019 2:20 pm
  8. Our condolences to the Ryan Family
    Doreen thank you for the help you gave helping in the Sacristy

    St Mary’s Sacristy Ladies

    Colleen O Shannassy

    Colleen O’Shannassy September 25 2019 8:16 am
  9. To Gary, Janice, Neville and Marie and families
    Please accept our sincere condolences for your loss. Mrs Ryan was a great, caring. elegant and beautiful lady and a wonderful and long standing friend to the Pat, Des and all of the Desmond family. She will be sadly missed. Rest In peace.
    Thinking of you all at this very sad time.
    Love Pat and all the Desmonds

    Therese Desmond September 25 2019 10:58 am
  10. Our condolences to the Ryan Family.

    Yourself and Tony were always wonderful friends to us, sorry we will be unable to attend on Tuesday.

    Deepest regards,
    Bob and Dot Arnall

    Bob Arnall September 25 2019 1:54 pm
  11. Thoughts and sympathy to you Jan, Marie and family, your mum was a beautiful lady, who always took time to have a chat, love to you all at this sad time, xx

    Judy Jackson and family September 26 2019 8:09 pm
  12. To Gary, Janice, Neville and Marie and families,
    Please accept our sincere thoughts and prayers upon your loss of Mum,
    A beautiful person gone to heaven,
    From Peter and Karen Lenehan.

    Peter Lenehan October 1 2019 10:59 am
  13. Janice and family
    Our thoughts are with you at this sad time.
    Our deepest sympathy.
    From Sue & Stuart Walsh & Family

    Sue Walsh October 1 2019 2:05 pm

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