Patrick Clark Ryan Jr.

Patrick Clark Ryan Jr., 65, of Port Lavaca passed away Nov. 22, 2019. He was born July 16, 1954 in Port Lavaca to Patrick Clark Ryan Sr. and Margaret (Peggy) Ryan.

Patrick attended the University of Texas at Austin where he received his Bachelor of Science in chemistry and Texas State University receiving his Master’s Degree in chemistry. He was a retired chemist. He was active in the Port Lavaca Main Street Theater, loved gardening, traveling and watching Longhorn and Dallas Cowboy football.

He is survived by his sister, Mary Ryan.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Pat will lie in state for a viewing from noon to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4. Friends can meet at Richardson-Colonial Funeral Home at 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, and proceed to Clark Cemetery for a funeral service.

Honorary pallbearers are Ted Krause, Gil Gillmore, David Castello, Doyle Downs, Rocky White, Kevin Barros and Harry Victor, John, Chris, Thomas, James and Patrick Whitesell.

Memorials may be made to Port Lavaca Main Street Theater, PO Box 1614, Port Lavaca, TX 77979.

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