Caroline Gregory Ryan

Caroline Gregory Ryan, age 67, of Las Vegas, died Monday, March 26, 2018. Caroline was born October 7, 1950, in Coatesville PA. Caroline received her bachelor's degree from the University of Illinois Chicago. She married Thomas Ryan on November 5, 1977. Caroline worked in Phoenix for St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church as Finance Director before retiring to Las Vegas. With her creative mind, Caroline loved to paint, make clothes for her grandchildren, knit, visit architectural wonders and appreciate art in all forms. She is preceded in death by her parents, John and Elizabeth Gregory. She is survived by her husband Thomas; daughters Maureen (Kevin) Braley of Boise ID, Erin (James) Goodnow of Phoenix AZ, and Caroline Emma (Ben) Hood of Minneapolis MN; grandchildren Kelly, Brody, Emma Sue, Leroy, Lauren and Kathryn, with another grandchild expected in August 2018; sisters Comly (Richard) Lewis of Houston TX and Lorraine (Michael) Field of Ann Arbor MI; and a host of nieces, nephews and close friends. The family wishes to thank the staff of the Women's Cancer Center of Nevada and, in particular, Natalie Gould, M.D., for their care and compassion. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, April 14, 2018, at 10 am in the Bishop Gorman Chapel, 5959 S. Hualapai Way, Las Vegas NV. A private burial will be held in Phoenix AZ. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 5830 Mesa Park Drive, Las Vegas NV 89135.