Elizabeth Ann Ryan

  • Born: May 27, 1962
  • Died: February 1, 2018
  • Location: New Boston, New Hampshire

Phaneuf Funeral Homes & Crematorium - Coolidge Ave.

250 Coolidge Ave
Manchester, NH 03102

Tel. (603) 625-5777

Tribute & Message From The Family

Elizabeth Ann Ryan passed away peacefully on February 1, 2018 following a long illness with Huntington Chorea. She was surrounded by family, friends and the absolute best caregivers/family from Rose Meadow Garden in New Boston, NH. Beth was born in Manchester, NH on May 27, 1962 and was proudly raised by her mother 'Irene' Blanche Foley. Beth graduated Trinity High and attended New England College for marine biology. Her career as a legal secretary involved prominent law firms in NH and Boston, MA. Extremely intelligent, independent, and a free spirit, Beth loved music, animals and nature. Beth's best and proudest gift in life was having her son Connor to whom she was a devoted mother and loved more than anything. She is survived by her husband, Kevin Ryan and son Connor.

Beth's visitation will be Friday, February 9th from 4-7 at Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 250 Coolidge Ave, Manchester, NH. She will be laid to rest at Bedford Center Cemetery in the spring. For directions, visit www.phaneuf.net

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Rose Meadow Garden in New Boston NH or Huntington's Disease Society of America.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Dear Kevin and Connor, I am very sorry for your loss. It's hard to find the right words to say. Beth was such a wonderful friend to me and we shared so many fun and memorable times together. I wish I would have lived closer so we could have seen more of each other. My heartfelt prayers and thoughts to you and your family. Warmly, Priscilla

Posted by Priscilla Swenson - Winnetka, IL   February 21, 2018

Connor and Kevin. So sorry to hear of Beth's passing. My heart and thoughts are with you

Posted by Brenda Fletcherkennedy - Englewood, FL - friend   February 12, 2018

Kevin and Connor. We are so very sorry to hear of Elizabeth's passing. Our hearts go out to you and your family.

Posted by Shawn & Denise Hawkes    February 10, 2018

Although we are not blood related, Beth's Mom was Auntie Irene to us as Irene and my Mother Rita attended Central High together and remained very close friends for life.
When Beth was born she became our new first Cousin. This went on through the years, We miss her and her Mom.

Posted by Dennis & Cheryl Lussier - Auburn, NH   February 09, 2018

Kevin and Connor, my deepest sympathies go to both of you. It sure was an honor to have known Beth in the last few years, while she was courageously fighting this battle with huntingtons. Prayers are going for you and Connor. May Beth rest in peace!

Posted by Diane Mailhot - NH   February 09, 2018

Kevin and Connor, our thoughts and prayers are with you, so sorry for your loss. Jerry and Gloria

Posted by A friend   February 09, 2018


Kevin and Connor, our thoughts and prayers are with you. Beth will always remain in our hearts as a beautiful, loving, and kind-hearted person. I am honored to have been able to call her my friend and will carry so many wonderful memories of her. May you find great comfort in knowing that she is at peace.

Posted by Diane and Marc Janelle - Atlanta, GA - Friend   February 09, 2018

Dear Kevin & Conner, We are so sorry for your loss. Beth will always be remembered as down to earth and an extremely wonderful person.

Posted by Dan & Angela Brown - Merrimack, NH - Friend   February 08, 2018

Very sorry for your loss Kevin...May you find comfort in knowing she is at peace.

-Robin Austin

Posted by A friend   February 08, 2018

To Kevin & Connor and all of Beth's Family and Friends,

My heart goes out to all of you. Beth was such a beautiful person inside and out and she had a smile that could brighten up any room. You have my deepest condolences.

Posted by Patty Gale - Goffstown, NH   February 08, 2018

Beth will always be in my heart and am privileged to have known her. She had a special spirit that shined through her eyes and that smile. Prayers and hugs to all who loved Beth, specially Kevin & Connor.

Posted by Dawn Hansen - Tucson, AZ   February 08, 2018

Keven and Connor, we are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with you and your family.
Peter, Sandi and Natalie VanScoyoc

Posted by Peter VanScoyoc - New Boston, NH   February 07, 2018

Kevin and Connor, our thoughts and prayers are with you, so sorry for your loss. Kevin and Fawne

Posted by - Sarasota, FL   February 06, 2018

Kevin, So sorry for your loss,she was quite the person. Gordon Carlstrom

Posted by A friend   February 05, 2018

connor and kevin ........... so sorry for your loss , your mother and wife was so beautiful , love and prayers to you both, Sheila and jack..............

Posted by jack and sheila filleul - goffstown,, NH   February 04, 2018

connor and kevin so sorry for your loss .. love and prayers to you both ..... Sheila and jack

Posted by A friend   February 04, 2018


Dear Kevin & Connor: We are sorry for the loss of your wife/mother. She was a such a wonderful person and hope you find comfort in knowing she is now resting in peace.

Posted by Donna, Clete & Sara Peirce - New Boston, NH - Family Friend   February 03, 2018

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