Greece: May 12, 2012 at age 87. Predeceased by her husband, Gerald Ryan; daughter, Deborah Ryan and infant son, Gerald Ryan, Jr. She is survived by her daughters, Ruth (Bruce) Orlick & Patricia (Scott) Reitz; 11 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; 5 great-great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends. Thelma was an avid bridge player, enjoyed making quilts and was a volunteer at the Greece Community Center. Friends may call Monday, May 14th, 4-7 P.M. at Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, Greece Chapel, 1075 Long Pond Road. Her Funeral Service will be held, following visitation at 7 p.m. in the Funeral Home Chapel. Interment held privately in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to a charity of your choice in her memory.

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  1. I’m sorry to hear of the passing of your Mom. My Mom Loretta Jourdan enjoyed her company at the dining table at Fleming Point. I too enjoyed her intelligent thoughtful conversation. She was missed when she went into the hospital.

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