Judith Ann (Bernatz) Ryan
Of Potomac Maryland,
On Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at Georgetown University Hospital Surrounded by her
family following a brief illness.
Daughter of the late George C. and Stella H. Bernatz.
Beloved wife for 55 years of Patrick C. Ryan.
Loving mother of Dianne Thorndike (Eric), Colleen, Katie and
Grandmother of Meghan and Erin Thorndike
Sister of Charles G. Bernatz (Mary Lee) and Andrew J.
Bernatz (Mary) and the late Gregory Bernatz
Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
She graduated from St. Martin’s Catholic
Grade School and Gaithersburg High School
(Class of 1958). Judy went on to work at the FBI until 1962.
Family and friends may call on Sunday, April 30, 2017 from
2:00-4:00PM at DeVol Funeral Home 10
East Deer Park Drive, Gaithersburg, Md. 20877.
Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Monday, May 1,
2017 at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church , 9200 Kentsdale Drive, Potomac,
Maryland at 11:00AM
Interment to follow immediately after at Gate of Heaven
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to
Catholic Charities of Washington, D.C. 924 G Street, N.W. Washington
or the charity of your choice.