Andrea Rygg Ryan

December 8, 1931 ~ April 18, 2019 (age 87)


Age 87, of Pittsburgh, died peacefully on Thursday, April 18, 2019. Andrea was born in Harrisburg and grew up in Thornburg, PA. She attended Chatham College and worked for ALCOA. Beloved wife of the late Thomas C. Ryan; loving mother of Thomas C. Ryan, Jr. of Clear Water, FL and Peter W. Ryan of Larchmont, NY; also survived by 4 grandchildren; sister of the late Einer Rygg of Vancouver, BC. “Andy” as she was affectionately known, was an avid needle pointer who loved her long time membership in the Fox Chapel Book Club. Her passions included gardening, snow and water skiing. Her fondest memories were of family vacations in their cottage in Ontario where she spent her summers.  Service and interment will be private. Memorials may be made to BrightFocus Foundation, 22512 Gateway Centre Drive, Clarksburg, MD 20571

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Gathering of Family and Friends
October 19, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Laughlin's - Mt. Lebanon
222 Washington Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15216

Service and Interment Private

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