December 7, 1941 ~ January 3, 2008
GREECE: Thursday, January 3, 2008 at age 66 at Hamilton Manor. Predeceased by his parents, Margaret & Milton Ryan. Milt is survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Mary Martha (McGrath) Ryan; 4 children, Kristin Ryan (Andy Krawczeniuk) and grandson, Mark Krawczeniuk, Tim (Diane) Ryan and grandchildren, Joshua & Grace Ryan, Julie (Bill) Wolfe and grandchildren, Billy & Leah Wolfe, Megan (Rob) Daly and grandchildren, Ian, Connor & Evin Daly; brother, David (Sharon) Ryan and nephew, Michael, and brothers and sisters-in-law, Bob McGrath, Jane (McGrath) and Tom Bowes and nephews, Aaron, Steven, Tom & Lynn McGrath, nephew, Brian, niece, Dr. Elizabeth (Dr. Dale Kocevski); special cousins, Ron (Donna) Raleigh, and the large Raleigh family. Milt will be sadly missed by scores of friends from 37 years in education. He received a B.S. and M.ED from SUNY Brockport. After teaching elementary classes in Greece and Spencerport, he worked in administration at District Office, Cosgrove Middle School and Terry Taylor Elementary School. Milt was ever an athlete, enjoying coaching track and basketball, playing golf and fishing. He was a 6 year member of the New York National Guard, receiving the Commander's Award and Marksman Award. The family would like to thank the nurses and staff at Park Ridge Hospital for their compassionate care and the entire staff at Hamilton Manor for all their love and care of Milt. Friends may call Monday 4-7 PM at the Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home 1075 Long Pond Road. His Memorial Mass will be celebrated Tuesday 9:30 AM at St. John the Evangelist Church (Greece). Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Spencerport Central Retirees Association Scholarship Fund or to the Lifetime Care Hospice in his memory.