RAMSEY, N.J. – Thomas L. Ryan, a resident of Ramsey, died Thursday, June 9. He was 27.
Born in Pompton Plains, he was raised in Bethlehem, Pa. before moving to Ramsey. He graduated from Bethlehem Catholic High School in 2007 and Seton Hall University in 2011. He was an advertising account executive for Havas in New York City.
He was a dedicated father, loving son and brother, loyal friend to many, had an amazing sense of humor and would light up a room with his infectious laughter.
He is survived by girlfriend Janae; his son Jack; his parents, Robert Ryan and Patricia Lenihan; and his three siblings, Erin, Conor and James. He also is survived by his extended family, Aunt Sarah Lenihan, cousins Tyler and Alex Wynne, uncles James Ryan and Chris Ryan, grandfather Robert Ryan and aunt Martha Scholl.
He was predeceased by his grandparents Mortimer and Patricia Lenihan and Joan Ryan.