Terrence Richard Ryan, 63, of Benton City, WA, passed away, Monday, August 25, 2014.
Terrence was born April 13, 1951 in Norwich, CT to the late Raymond Thompson Ryan and Rita Senser Ryan. He was a graduate of Norwich Technical School where he excelled in baseball. Terrence was employed as an electrician with General Dynamics at Electric Boat in Groton, CT for many years. He later specialized in nuclear energy and worked for several nuclear power plants most recently for Duke Energy at Shearon Harris as a procurement engineer. Terrence was an avid Red Sox, NY Giants, New England Patriots, Boston Celtics, and NASCAR fan and had a love for all animals. He enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle.
Terrence is survived by his wife of 32 years, Dorothy Ryan; sons, Michael Patrick Ryan and his wife, Christine; Daniel D. Ryan; daughter, Meghann Patricia Ryan Buller; sister, Jacquelyn Ann Ryan; and four grandchildren, Kegan Ryan, Michaela Ryan, Brennen Buller and Erin Buller; step children, Dale W. Combs and his wife Luann; Beverly Robison; and Brenda Pease and her husband, Richard; step-grandchildren, Dale Robison, Dawn Childers, Benjamin Pease, Heather Combs and Monica Combs; and three step-great grandchildren, Kaliece Childers; Madalyne Childers and Zachary Childers.
Funeral services will be private. A memorial service will be held at a later date to be announced for family and friends.
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Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association or the American Cancer Society.
Condolences may be sent to www.ApexFuneral.net