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Matthew Eric Ryan

July 18, 1959 ~ April 27, 2023 (age 63) 63 Years Old


Matthew Eric Ryan, age 63, of Brownsville, PA passed away on Thursday evening, April 27th, 2023 at his home with his beloved family at his side.

He was born on July 18th, 1959 in Waynesburg, PA

Son of the late William "Pants" and Marjorie (Franks) Ryan

He was a member of Bridgeport Young Mens Club, Hiller Fire Hall, The Brownsville Eagles, and West Brownsville American Legion.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother:  Edward Martin Ryan

Matthew is survived by his beloved wife:  Tammy L. Christner-Ryan

four nieces:  Erika (Chris) Workman, Erin (Chris) Loar, Emily Fiesel, and Haile Rao

three great-nieces:  Ryan, Lindsey, and Callie

two great-nephews:  Carmine and Linkin

Aunt:  Connie McClelland

two step-children:  Danielle Christner and Curtis;

                                    Joshua (Sondra) Christner

five step-grandchildren:  Mason, Sylvia, Alania, Parker, and Flynn

His best friend:  Tidbit

His Caregiver:  Joanie Thomas

A very special thank you to Matthew's hospice nurses for their wonderful and compassionate care.

Friends will be received in The Skirpan Funeral Home 135 Park Street Brownsville, PA on Thursday, May 4th from 1:00PM until 6:00PM.  A Funeral Service will be held at 6:00PM with Rev. Martin Wright officiating.


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May 4, 2023

1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Skirpan Funeral Home
135 Park Street
Brownsville, PA 15417

Funeral Service
May 4, 2023

6:00 PM
Skirpan Funeral Home
135 Park Street
Brownsville, PA 15417


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