Noreen Ryan, 76, of Covington, passed away Saturday, July 5, 2014 at St. Elizabeth Hospice in Fort Thomas. She was a retired deli operator at Kroger. Noreen was a member of St. John’s Church. She was a great athlete helping win the National Championship for the Dana Gardens girls’ softball team in 1957. Noreen was also a champion bowler having bowled a 297. She was a caregiver to her many friends and family.
She is preceded in death by her parents Patrick and Catherine Ryan and her brother John Patrick Ryan.
Survivors include her sisters, Patricia (Don) Marshall of West Covington, Kathleen (Don) Finck of Ludlow and twin Maureen Ryan of Covington.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, July 9, 2014 from 9:30AM to 11:30AM at Ronald B. Jones Funeral Home, 316 Elm Street, Ludlow, KY, 41016. Followed by the Service at 12:00 Noon in St. John’s Church, 627 Pike Street, Covington, KY, 41016.
In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to St. John’s Parish, Alzheimer’s Association at 644 Linn St, Cincinnati, OH 45203 and the Kenton County SPCA at 4314 Boron Dr. Covington, KY, 41015.
Interment at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky.
Ronald B. Jones Funeral Home serving the family. Online condolences to www.ronaldbjones.com.